The photos on Pinterest of Norway are stunning, and most articles on the internet are very positive. Maybe that's why I was so rattled things didn't work out, I had different expectations? I was absolutely miserable there. I really wanted to like this county; I was really not expecting to leave with this much negativity built up inside me.
Norway is expensive. Living is expensive, doing things is expensive, going out is expensive, except there are some things to do that aren't so bad. They mostly involve looking at things outside. If you want through doors it will cost you.. If you're coming to Oslo just for a weekend, get the Oslo Pass. It [...]
I found there was very minimal information outside of the UDI website for the working holiday application process for Canadians, so if you're thinking of working in Norway, my first piece of advice is to really think about it. Starting life in this country is not easy; my second piece of advice is to apply early.