Despite horrible weather conditions Norwegians and prawns will do just fine!
"Det finnes ikke dårlig vær, bare dårlige klær"
"There is no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing."
If prawns manage,
Norwegians will manage to.
And so will you after a few years.
Here are a few tips to survive and enjoy Norway
1. Go outside independently of the weather. The more you get used to being outside under the rain, snow and wind the more you will enjoying it! It will put you in a good mood despite the horrible weather.
2. Do sports outside all year long. Norwegian change from running to cycling to hiking to skiing. Sport makes you happy and smile and help you forget the worst of the bad weather.
3. Allow yourself a week or a long weekend in the South of Europe during the winter months. There are cheap tickets with several airlines and it will give you a boost of vitamin D to survive the hard months.
You can do much more to enjoy the challenging Norwegian climate. Some of it is explained in our books.