Especially in Christmas time
Doing this will result in the person receiving the visit
wondering why you are there and excusing the mess, lack of cookies to serve, etc.
This is a very uncomfortable situation
However, in the countryside it is allowed,
but mainly just on farms
The only exception in cities is on a birthday -
then Norwegians are prepared that people may ring the doorbell
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.