Norway between actuality and ideas

Norway between actuality and ideas

I get up one morning with the telephone ringing, I picked up the telephone to speak and it was an odd quantity, however I instantly acknowledged the voice, I used to be actually glad after I heard it as a result of it was my Norwegian bestie’s voice. my pal Mr. Lief, he’s older than me, however he’s a really good and humorous man that I preferred rather a lot, we labored collectively for two years in the past in Germany in such a well-known restaurant in Berlin, I labored as a meals and beverage supervisor, he labored there as a prepare dinner, he got here dwelling and obtained a job in an enormous lodge in Oslo, as a result of I used to be on the finish of my contract in Germany, I supposed to not renew it as a result of I used to be not totally happy for wages

So within the final telephone name with Mr. Lief, I requested to discover a job for me in Norway, he promised to do it.

After some time and that day he referred to as me once more to inform me that he would discover a job for me and requested to return to Norway as quickly as attainable for an interview. after all, it was nice information to get such a job, particularly I’ve by no means been to Norway earlier than, I additionally wish to go to new locations and get new adventurous jobs, I thanked him very a lot for his favor .

I talked to my household about this new job, they agreed to maneuver with me there and it was very nice, so we began to gather our baggage, ask for a flight ticket and since I am European, I can transfer quickly with my household. and simply in all European nations.

Are you aware? I began my journey in Norway and I went there additionally obtained my job however at first, I lived with a query in my thoughts which made me confused, earlier than we heard about Norway, the earnings of a traditional particular person is so excessive and it’s a nation so costly and it was so attention-grabbing for me to see and understand how these Norwegians stay at such a excessive stage of life, I requested myself if Norwegians stay at this excessive stage as a result of they stay of their nation and it’s nation wealthy, however how do foreigners stay there?

It was attention-grabbing to search out solutions to this query, so at work I mingled with foreigners and requested how do they stay in Norway? It was an enormous shock!! after I realized from them that life is really easy and never costly in any respect.

The truth I discovered in Norway, all folks can stay and not using a large funds not as I imagined earlier than, dwelling there’s not costly in any respect!

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO LIVE IS NOT KUFR SKENJ?

#Not costly for meals and meals.

There are about 1 million foreigners dwelling in Norway and from totally different nationalities, the wage of such folks is totally different, so the funds for each can also be totally different, so whenever you go to the grocery store to purchase meals, one can find totally different merchandise there. costly and one other low-cost, there. they’ve two corporations, one among them is known as FIRST PRICE, they promote all of the merchandise so low-cost, from bread to meat, they promote it at low-cost costs, for instance you will discover the worth of bread, it prices about 40.00 Kora, it’s about $4.00 bread, you will discover it with these corporations with KOR 7.00 lower than $1 they usually do the identical with all merchandise.

By the way in which KORON is the identify of the native forex in Norway and about 10.00 KOR is the same as 1.00 {dollars}.

Additionally, if you wish to purchase Hamburgers from Macdonalds as quick meals, it prices lower than $1.00.

#Not costly to purchase garments and footwear.

In Norway in public locations in each metropolis or city you need to discover a mall or mall and it is filled with totally different retailers for garments and footwear and there you will discover all the things in such top quality with manufacturers and low-cost costs too generally often you’ll be able to go for a stroll there and discover nice reductions in every single place you should purchase three items of any kind of clothes like pants or tops, purchase three and pay solely two items and get the third one free. such reductions all yr spherical in winter, summer time and in all cities round Norway.

#Not costly for taking public transport.

In Norway the traditional bus, metro, tram ticket value is 50.00 kroner, that is about 5.00 {dollars} for a ticket.

and there should you purchased a ticket from the bus you should utilize it even whenever you take metro or tram however you may have restricted time for about half-hour you should utilize it after half-hour it’ll expire.

Occasionally you will get many reductions of such tickets and low-cost presents for instance throughout summer time you should purchase bus cross for the entire summer time at such an inexpensive value and the summer time time period is about 3 months additionally the bus drivers may give you low-cost offers whenever you purchase a ticket, they will supply a weekly ticket so low-cost, you should purchase it and use it for the entire week, you’ll undoubtedly save your cash.

By the way in which, I am speaking right here in regards to the inside value of the bus in every metropolis, you’ll be able to solely pay 50.00 kor to get a ticket and now and again they’ve presents for passengers as I discussed earlier than. However if you wish to go to a different metropolis, possibly you’ll journey by practice or bus, there are different mounted costs, not low-cost and with out reductions, for instance, should you needed to journey from Oslo to Sandfjord by practice or bus, there is identical. ticket prices about 300 kor.

My recommendation do not assume to name a TAXI there as a result of it’s actually very costly.

Name solely public transport is cheaper than Taxi and also you all the time have presents and reductions save rather a lot for you.

If you wish to have a automotive there, amm, shopping for a automotive in Norway can also be low-cost, if you wish to purchase a used automotive as much as 2005 mannequin it’s low-cost after that it is going to be costlier in accordance with the situation of the vehicles.

In any case, if it’s not needed to purchase a automotive in Norway, it’s a large mistake why?

1- There are numerous taxes plus automotive insurance coverage you need to pay yearly and this method in all of Europe not solely in Norway.

2-The roads will not be low-cost there, whenever you drive in each metropolis you discover some locations have gates with cameras to take footage for the variety of vehicles, each time you drive to go to town you need to pay with payments. come to your own home deal with after some time but it surely’s free whenever you exit along with your automotive but it surely’s too unhealthy I did not prefer it I’ve additionally by no means seen this method in Germany, Romania, Poland and even Sweden so if the automotive it isn’t needed for you, i imply should you do not use it on your work there or should you stay alone with out household it is higher to take a public transport that is my opinion simply purchase and use a automotive for your loved ones or work as a result of in on this case you’ll be able to cowl all of the bills he wants.

3-Perhaps you ask me in regards to the benzene there sure it’s so costly, however I feel additionally the costs of benzene are excessive all around the world, so this purpose does not matter should you get a automotive in Norway or not.

By the way in which, in Norway you will get the most affordable value of benzene solely on Sundays you’ll be able to go to any benzene station to purchase at a cheaper price.

4-Word that repairing vehicles there prices rather a lot even for spare components, so watch out and give it some thought before you purchase a automotive.

#Not costly when renting a flat or home.

In Norway if you wish to hire an house, the worth of regular house will not be that prime additionally there’s not a lot distinction in costs from metropolis to metropolis in Oslo Like one other metropolis so the worth is about 750 {dollars} per 30 days + Electrical energy and water, from So as, it’s worthwhile to deposit a month or possibly extra in accordance with your settlement with the house proprietor, all flats are in luxurious stage way of life. large flats, occupied with all the things you want, simply take the house key, go purchase your merchandise, put it within the fridge or within the kitchen, activate the TV or sleep.

However possibly whenever you have a look at the $750 price ticket, you say oh! it is a lot, there folks from Jap Europe go to work, they go in teams of three to 4 folks to hire an house and stay collectively, so that they share the month-to-month hire value amongst themselves after which in addition they stay in luxurious type. house at such an inexpensive value.

Some folks might learn this text and say that solely I wrote about dwelling in Norway, however for them they may solely go as vacationers, so this text reveals one thing helpful for them?

YES as a result of we now have some matching factors that we already talked about, reminiscent of meals, garments, transport, taxis and anyway this info may help the vacationer too.

Solely a vacationer he won’t go to stay in a flat or a home as a result of the rental system in Norway doesn’t permit you to hire a flat for per week or two and should you discover out that it’ll price a lot for that interval, the rental system there’s annual and generally could make contracts for five years so I feel the vacationer won’t ever go to stay within the house and can in all probability have booked the lodge earlier than the journey.

As for the costs of lodges in Norway a bit costly, however I feel that if the vacationer decides to go to Norway for a vacationer tour, he’ll have the ability to discover a appropriate lodge for reserving and might know in regards to the costs from the Web and to decide on the very best for his funds.

The author of this text lived and labored in Norway for greater than 3 years, realized Norwegian language to talk and write fluently, moved for work in lots of cities in lodge branches throughout Norway, in Oslo, Tonsberg and Sandfjord. Resulting from household situations, he needed to briefly cease work and return dwelling.

By the way in which, he actually preferred Norway and can quickly come again to work and stay once more.

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