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Rush to celebrate Christmas in the sun

More than 35,000 Norwegians will leave the Winter Wonderland and head for sunny shores in the South to celebrate Christmas this year. Tour operators say sales are higher than for many years, and Thailand, Cuba and the Dominican Republic are favourite destinations.

New record for popular coastal steamers

Norway's famous coastal cruise vessels 'Hurtigruten' carried 547,407 passengers along the coast from Bergen to Kirkenes last year. This is 100,723 more than last year, a formidable increase of 23 per cent..

Strong protests against plans to close down night trains

The decision by Norwegian Railways to close down the nigh train service on the three main destinations in Southern Norway, has resulted in strong protests from the districts affected. - The Railroad has been the lifeline for us over the past 100 years, says the Mayor of Voss..

Record cruise traffic expected as Norwegian harbours

A record number of cruise ships are expected at Norwegian shores this summer. The harbours of Bergen, Geiranger and Oslo are all reporting an increased number of vessels calling at their ports, compared with last summer.



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