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Norway takes the Cake

DeSoto Magazine – Clarksdale, Mississippi and Norway’s town of Notodden, near Oslo, are sister cities, and this month we are reminded of cultural connections during the Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Fest (August 12-14, 2016). For many years, Clarksdale has … Continue reading

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Historic Hotels of Norway: Tradition, Style and Leisure

Norway’s world famous fjords and more than 15,000 miles of coastline make travel by cruise ship one of the most popular ways to visit the maritime country. But a land-based trip, following the National Tourist Routes and staying in Norway’s … Continue reading

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Destination Norway: fanciful fjord scenery and more

The animated Disney film “Frozen,” based on Hans Christian Andersen’s Nordic tale, “The Snow Queen,” has prompted a surge in travel to Norway. But even before the blockbuster hit, the seafaring country has dazzled visitors with its fascinating Viking history, natural … Continue reading

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