No need to go around and say goodbye
or make small talk
When you want to leave an event in Norway
You just leave
Even telling the host that you are leaving and thanking them for a good party is not mandatory
If you see a Norwegian gathering his belongings
That probably means that he will soon leave
If you want to say goodbye
Take the initiative
This is one of the 100 Unwritten Norwegian Social Laws presented in our new book "The 100 Unwritten Norwegian Social Laws"
Read more about our amazing Norwegian friends in our other Guidebooks to Norway written by Julien S. Bourrelle and Sean Percival.