Norway

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Valentine's Day in Norway

Norway is a country that breathes romance in its air. Spread with beautiful and steep mountains and still, deep lakes, Norway make the perfect country to enjoy a valentine' day. Norway is a country in Northern Europe which occupies the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula. It ranks as the wealthiest country in the world in monetary value. It has rich resources of forests, natural gas fields, hydro electric power and minerals. As a matter of fact, Norway is a founding member of the UN and NATO. The beautiful Oslo is the capital city of Norway and the largest too. The second largest city, Bergen is also a very beautiful city where people come to celebrate Valentine's Day. Norwegians call 'Valentine's day' as 'Valentinsdagen' and celebrate it as `the day of love'. Though Norwegians celebrate this festival with vigor and joy, their celebrations are not influenced so much by American style of Valentine's Day festivals.

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