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Presenting the legacy of Norway

Presenting the legacy of Norway

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  • 1. NORWAY The CountryoftheMidnight Sun ”One oftherichest and happiest countries in the world”
  • 2. Answer to question K
  • 3. 17TH OF MAY THE NORWEGIAN NATIONAL/CONSTITUTION DAY ”A day to expressournationalism - everyonewelcome to celebratewith a flag in their hand” The Royal Family
  • 4. THE NATIONAL COSTUME ”Symbol ofcenturiesoftradition and whereyoubelong to”
  • 5. THE NORTHERN LIGHT ”NorthernNorwaybetween late autumn and early spring”
  • 6. THE FAMOUS FJORDS ”Not just a beautifulscenery, butalso a worldknownattraction for activities – glacierhiking, kayaking, fishing and hiking”
  • 7. SPORTS
  • 8. ”The cross countryking” Bjørn Dæhlie (46): 48 medals “I hate loosing” Marit Bjorgen (34): 78 medals THE TWO GREATEST CROSS COUNTRY SKIERS
  • 9. ”The biathlonking” Ole Einar Bjorndalen (40): 121 medals ”The biathlonqueen” Tora Berger (33): 28 medals THE TWO GREATEST BIATHLON SKIERS
  • 10. THE SKI MUSEUM (Holmenkollen, Oslo) ”The world’soldest museum specialized in skiing – 4000 yearsof ski history”
  • 11. ARCHITECTURE
  • 12. STAVE CHURCHES ”Almost 2000 in earlierdays – nowonly 27 left” Urnes stave church UNESCO
  • 13. ”STABBUR” – STORE HOUSE ”TypicalNorwegianfoodstoragehouse to keepmice and rats out”
  • 14. EXPORT
  • 15. OIL ”Basis for Norwegiandiscoveryof more environmentallyfriendlytechnologies sold to the rest ofthe world”
  • 16. SALMON ”As many as 100.000 people outside Norway can thank the Norwegian salmon export for having a job”
  • 17. HISTORIC NORWEGIANS
  • 18. EDVARD MUNCH (1863-1944) ”The greatest artist Norway has brought up”
  • 19. THOR HEYERDAHL (1914-2002) ”Whoeverbelievesthathighereducationalonegiveswisdom and prudence, he has not evenseenthebeginningofthewayofwisdom” – Thor Heyerdahl Kon-Tikiexpedition
  • 20. FASHION
  • 21. DALE OF NORWAY (1879) ”Norwegianqualitysince 1879 – Norwegianwool, Norwegian design and produced in Norway”
  • 22. ARNE & CARLOS ”Fanclubs in Europe and Asia – in love withtheirknittingpatterns” Knittingpatterns brand
  • 23. THE ”MARIUS” SWEATER ”Norwegiannational sweater – known as the most sold and knitted ’handknitpattern’ in the world”
  • 24. MOODS OF NORWAY ”TransformedtheNorwegiancountrysideintoglamorous, colourful and worldwide fashion”
  • 25. WELCOME TO NORWAY