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25th anniversary of Åland’s Statistical Bureau (22 November, 2019 – Sälskärs Auditorium, Lagtinget, Åland)

NordenBladet – Nordregio will join Åland’s Statistical Bureau for the celebration of their 25th anniversary. What does Åland’s journey look like in the future? What does youth think about the opportunities they have? How has the population of Åland developed

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New Zealand terrorist Brenton Tarrant had contact with Breivik in Norway

NordenBladet – The perpetrator of the terror attacks in New Zealand claims in his manifesto that he was in contact with Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 69 people in Norway in 2011, according to Australian media. Australia’s Prime Minister confirmed

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? Weather in Åland Forecast for Mariehamn _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Keywords: Åland, Aland, weather in Åland, Finland, weather, weather forecast, weather conditions, climate, maps, world weather, Scandinavian weather, Ahvenanmaa, Mariehamn, Jomala, Finström, Lemland, Saltvik, Hammarland, Sund, Eckerö, Föglö, Geta, Brändö, Vårdö, Lumparland, Kumlinge, Kökar, Sottunga

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Sightseeing in the Åland Islands – 10 most interesting objects

NordenBladet – Åland (in Finnish Ahvenanmaa and in Swedish Åland) is an archipelago consisting of over 6500 island in the Baltic Sea that forms a self-governing Åland province. The population of Åland is Swedish-speaking and the only official language is

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Duke of Cambridge to jet to New Zealand alone

OHMYGOSSIP — The Duke of Cambridge will leave his wife behind at home while he flies to New Zealand next week. The 35-year-old royal will jet across to the other side of the world on behalf of his grandmother Queen

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Sam Smith collaborates with Timbaland

OHMYGOSSIP — Sam Smith has been in the studio with Timbaland. The 45-year-old producer posted a picture on his Instagram account with the ‘Writings on the Wall’ singer teasing their collaboration. He captioned the photo: “It was a pleasure working

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Events in Åland

29. MARCH 2014 Party and wedding fair in Mariehamn (kalas- och bröllopsyra) 28. MARCH 2014 Nordic Peace forum: The Nordic countries and the peace 21. – 24. MARCH 2014 Mariehamn Literature Days 2014 /Tags: Åland, Åland Islands, Åland news, Åland

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About Åland

Inhabitants: 27,500 Part of Finland and a member of the EU Within the Schengen area Language: Swedish Currency: The official currency is the euro but Swedish crowns are accepted in most places. Time: Eastern European Time Total area: 6 787

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  Inhabitants: 27,500 Part of Finland and a member of the EU Within the Schengen area Language: Swedish Currency: The official currency is the euro but Swedish crowns are accepted in most places. Time: Eastern European Time Total area: 6

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Zara Phillips wants New Zealand to keep flag

OHMYGOSSIP — Zara Phillips believes New Zealand should not change their national flag, but her comments have sparked outrage.

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Prince William and Duchess Catherine’s royal visit to New Zealand cost over £500,000

OHMYGOSSIP — Prince William and Duchess Catherine’s royal tour of New Zealand in April cost taxpayers over £500,000. The royal couple took part in a whirlwind 11-day tour of Australia and New Zealand in April, and the country’s Department of

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Scandinavian history and culture: WHAT were gender roles like during Viking times? What happens when a Viking dies?

NordenBladet – What were gender roles like during Viking times? A Norwegian archaeologist Marianne Moen thinks we often misinterpret the past based on our current cultural assumptions. Men and women had more similarities than differences, she says. Moen studied the

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EXHAUSTIVE OVERVIEW: who were the ancient Scandinavian origin Vikings and when was the time of the Vikings?

NordenBladet – The Vikings were ancient Scandinavian origin seafarers whose characteristic culture flourished around the 8th until the 11th century (the so called Viking Era). The name “Viking” apparently stems from ancient Nordic word vik that stands for gulf; viking

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Stockholm´s museums: The Viking Museum – tourist info, guides, pictures

NordenBladet  – For those, who are interested in Norse mythology and wish to experience the Viking age, I recommend to visit The Viking Museum in Djurgårdsvägen 48, 115 21 Stockholm. In the exhibition, several guided tours are held daily in

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Sweden: Helgeandsholmen island in central Stockholm – home of the Riksdag Building and the Museum of Medieval Stockholm

NordenBladet – Helgeandsholmen  is a small island in central Stockholm, Sweden. It is located north of Stadsholmen, and east of Strömsborg, with which, together with Riddarholmen, it forms Gamla stan, the old town of Stockholm. Helgeandsholmen contains the Riksdag Building

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