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Strand, Norway

Strand is a municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Ryfylke. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Jorpeland. The municipality lies across the fjord from the city of Stavanger. ...

Suldal

Suldal is a municipality in the northeast corner of Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Ryfylke. Since 1965, the administrative centre of Suldal is the village of Sand i Ryfylke. Other villages in Suldal include ...

Time, Norway

Time is a municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Jæren. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Bryne. Some villages in the municipality include Kvernaland, Lyefjell, Mossige, an ...

Tysvær

Tysvær is a municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is part of the Haugalandet region. The municipality is located on the Haugalandet peninsula on the northern side of the Boknafjorden, just east of the towns of Kopervik and Haugesund. The ad ...

Utsira

Utsira is the smallest municipality of Norway. The island municipality is located in northwestern Rogaland county, just off the western coast of Norway. Utsira is part of the traditional district of Haugaland. The municipality consists of the mai ...

Vindafjord

Vindafjord is a municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is part of the traditional district of Haugaland. Since 2005, the administrative centre of the municipality has been the village of Olensjoen, prior to that time it was the village of Sa ...

Årdal

Årdal is a municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located at the end of the Årdalsfjorden in the traditional district of Sogn. The village of Årdalstangen is the administrative center of the municipality. The other main village is Ovre År ...

Aurland

Aurland is a municipality in the county of Vestland, Norway. It is located on the south side of the Sognefjorden in the traditional district of Sogn. The administrative center is the village of Aurlandsvangen. Other villages include Bakka, Flåm, ...

Lærdal

Lærdal is a municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located on the south side of the Sognefjorden in the traditional district of Sogn. The administrative center of the municipality is the village of Lærdalsoyri. The old Filefjell Kongevege ...

Luster, Norway

Luster is a municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located at the end of the Sognefjorden in the traditional district of Sogn. The administrative centre is the village of Gaupne. Other villages in Luster include Fortun, Hafslo, Indre Hafs ...

Bamble

Bamble is a municipality in Vestfold og Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Grenland. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Langesund.

Drangedal

Drangedal is a municipality in Vestfold og Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Grenland. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Prestestranda. The municipality of Drangedal was established on ...

Fyresdal

Fyresdal is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Vest-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Moland. The municipality of Moland was ...

Hjartdal

Hjartdal is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional regions of Upper Telemark and Ost-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Sauland. The municip ...

Kviteseid

Kviteseid is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Upper Telemark and Vest-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Kviteseid. The pari ...

Nissedal

Nissedal is a rural municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional regions of Upper Telemark and Vest-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Treungen. The ...

Nome, Norway

Nome is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Midt-Telemark and historically of Grenland. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Ulefoss. The m ...

Sauherad

Sauherad is a municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Midt-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Akkerhaugen. The municipality borders Kongsberg, Skien, Nome, Bo, and No ...

Seljord

Seljord is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional regions of Upper Telemark and Vest-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Seljord. The parish ...

Siljan, Norway

Siljan is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Grenland. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Siljan. The parish of Slemdal was established ...

Tinn

Tinn is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional regions of Upper Telemark and Ost-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Rjukan. The arrival of the ...

Van Veldhuizen

Veldhuizen may refer to: Veldhuizen, a hamlet, former municipality, and neighbourhood in the municipality of Utrecht, the Netherlands Willem van Veldhuizen 1954 is a Dutch painter. Veldhuizen Drenthe, a hamlet Veldhuizen Gelderland, a hamlet Veld ...

Tokke

Tokke is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Vest-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Dalen. The municipality of Tokke was creat ...

Vinje

Vinje is a municipality in Telemark in the county of Vestfold og Telemark in Norway. It is part of the traditional regions of Upper Telemark and Vest-Telemark. The administrative center of the municipality is the village of Åmot.

Audnedal

Audnedal is a municipality in Vest-Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Konsmo. Other villages in Audnedal include Byremo and Vivlemo. The mu ...

Farsund

Farsund is a municipality in Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Lister. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Farsund. Farsund is a coastal municipality in the far southwestern part of Norway ...

Hægebostad

Hægebostad is a municipality in Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Lister. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Tingvatn. Other villages in Hægebostad include Eiken, Haddeland, and Snarte ...

Kvinesdal

Kvinesdal is a municipality in Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Lister. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Liknes. Other villages in Kvinesdal include Feda, Fjotland, Knaben, and Stor ...

Lyngdal

Lyngdal is a municipality in Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Lister. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Alleen. Some of the main villages in Lyngdal include Austad, Fleseland, Hæåk, Kor ...

Mandal, Norway

Mandal is a municipality in Vest-Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet. Mandal is the southernmost municipality in all of Norway, with the tiny skerry of Pysen being the southernmost point of land in Norway. ...

Marnardal

Marnardal was a municipality in Vest-Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Heddeland. Other villages in Marnardal include Bjelland, Breland, K ...

Sogne

Sogne was an independent municipality until January 1, 2020 when the municipality was merged with the municipalities Songdalen and Kristiansand into the "new" Kristiansand municipality. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet, just ...

Songdalen

Songdalen was an independent municipality until January 1, 2020 when the municipality was merged with the municipalities Sogne and Kristiansand into the "new" Kristiansand municipality. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet, just ...

Vennesla

Vennesla is a municipality in Agder county, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sorlandet. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Vennesla. Other villages in Vennesla include Grovane, Hægeland, Homstean, ...

Andebu

Andebu is a village in Sandefjord municipality, Vestfold County, and a former municipality. The administrative centre of the municipality was the village of Andebu. The village is surrounded by forests, mountains, and hills. Its nearest cities ar ...

Hof, Vestfold

Hof is a former municipality in Vestfold county, Norway. It merged into Holmestrand on Jan. 1, 2018. The administrative centre of the former municipality was the village of Hof. The municipality Hof was established on 1 January 1838. Hof had 3.03 ...

Sande, Vestfold

Sande is a municipality in Vestfold County, Norway. Its administrative centre is the village of Sande i Vestfold. The municipality of Sande was established on 1 January 1838. Sande is located in a picturesque area on the coast about 60 kilometers ...

Stokke

Stokke is a town in Sandefjord municipality in Vestfold County, Norway. It lies in-between Sandefjord and Tonsberg, two of Vestfold’s largest cities. It was a municipality from 1838-2016. The administrative centre of the municipality was the vill ...

Sogn Studentby

Two streets pave the way in the village for pedestrians and cars. These are Rolf E. Stenersens alle, and Jon P. Erliens vei, named after two individuals that played a role in the early days of the village. There is access by paved road to the vil ...

Frogner Manor

Frogner Manor is a manor house and former estate in todays borough of Frogner in Oslo, Norway. The estate comprised most of the modern borough of Frogner, which has been named after the estate, and Frognerseteren with parts of the Nordmarka fores ...

Old Town, Oslo

The Old Town of Oslo) is a neighbourhood in the inner city of Oslo, Norway, belonging to the borough of Gamle Oslo and is the oldest urban area within the current capital. This part of the capital of Norway was simply called Oslo until 1925 while ...

Nils Larsen (pianist)

Nils Larsen was a Norwegian pianist, composer, and pedagogue. He was one of Norways leading pianists before the Second World War and was an influential promoter of Norwegian piano performance. Larsen was born in kristiania, now Oslo. As a young m ...

Monica Berg

Monica Berg is a Norwegian bartender, liquor company owner, and digital innovator in London. She is originally from Norway. She received the Linie Honorary Award for her contributions to Norwegian food and drink culture in 2015 and in 2019 receiv ...

Oslo Package 3

Oslo Package 3 is a political agreement and plan for investments of 53 billion kr in Oslo and Akershus, Norway. It involves financing for road and public transport infrastructure, as well as operating subsidies to public transport in the period 2 ...

Transportation in Oslo

The transportation system of Oslo county and Oslo city is a cooperation of different systems of infrastructure. Oslo is the most populous city in Norway and offers a large range of transportation systems. The public transportation system include ...

Infant Jesus School, Kalibo

Infant Jesus School is a private semi-sectarian school established in 1988, the Department of Education, Culture and Sports recognized the Elementary department in 1993 and the High School department in 1999. The school also serves as the Externa ...

PGA-ASU School of Nursing

The PGA-ASU School of Nursing is a collaboration between Aklan State University and the Provincial Government of Aklan. It was envisioned to provide affordable Nursing education to the people of Aklan by then Governor Carlito Marquez.

Our Lady of Caysasay Academy

When the Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing founded St. Scholasticas College in Manila in 1906, they had just marked their Silver Anniversary as a religious congregation. In 1885, Pope Leo XIII gave his permission and blessing to the found ...

Bohol Northern Star Colleges

The Bohol Northern Star Colleges or BNSC. is a private non-sectarian co-educational institution of higher learning in Ubay, Bohol, Philippines. The institution is located at barangay Poblacion near the Catholic Cemetery. It was created as Bohol n ...

San Pascual Academy

San Pascual Academy is a Catholic and private high school located in barangay San Pascual, Ubay, in the province of Bohol, Philippines. Established in 1968, it became the second Catholic high school in the municipality of Ubay. The other one bein ...