Every year many people uproot themselves to move abroad. Some may relocate due to a job offer, others in search of a better or different lifestyle. some join their partner bacause of carreer opportunities. Others are following a dream of an adventure. Learning to know a new culture and meeting new people is exciting and rewarding. Moving away from your regular routines and patterns, you also learn more about yourself, who you are and who you want to be.

However, leaving your country, city, neighborhood, family, friends, and colleagues can be tough. It requires you to put in an extra effort when it comes to organizing and managing your life, both practically and socially.

Meet Norwegians abroad, Norwegian expats who share their experiences from their life and work worldwide.

Read more about Mina Lolland in Honolulu

Read more about Ingrid Margrete Hilestad, in Boston

Read more about Edvarda Aslaksen Braanaas, in LA

Read more about Caroline Martens, in London

Read more about Lars Samuelsson, in Minnesota

Read more about Sverre Nodland, in Australia

Read more about Hege Hansen, in Hawaii 

Read more about Silje Norbye, in Thousand Oaks

Want to share your experience? Send an -email to info@nww.no and feel free to include pictures. We want to hear from you!