The Hanseatic League in Bergen, Simplified.

January 15, 2019

Anyone who comes to visit Bergen will stroll through Bryggen, admiring the history of the place. However, when tourists learn that Bryggen was the site of the Hanseatic League, most, especially those not from Europe, will wonder what that even means. But the Hanseatic history in Bergen is fascinating, and I…

My first experience with Norway’s medical system

January 13, 2019

Time to kick off the blog for 2019! For those who are unaware, I am originally Australian (well, I still am!), but moved to Bergen three years ago. So, that’s sort of why the title says my first experience with Norway’s medical system – I never grew up with it, and I’ve always been a little…