Where is Norway’s Vestfold region?
Vestfold is situated in the south of Norway. The largest towns Larvik, Tønsberg, Sandefjord, Horten and Holmestrand are all located along the coast. Vestfold is easily reached by air to Torp Sandefjord Airport, or by ferry with daily departures from Denmark and Sweden.
What is Telemark Norway known for?
Telemark is a historic inland region of southern Norway, known for its vast forests, valleys, skiing, and rural churches. The name was also used for one of Norway’s counties, which included the traditional Telemark region along with the urban areas along the coast.
What religion is Telemark?
The farmers of Telemark were marked by a strong-willed conservatism and belief in their traditional values that often defied the central authorities of Denmark-Norway; for example they held on to aspects of both Old Norse religion and later of Catholicism longer than other regions in Norway.