This week’s guest blog is written by my dear friend Kristine Langenes. Read about her exciting trip to Svalbard.
The indigenous people of Norway, called the Sami people, were for a long time oppressed and their culture was in danger of dying out. Today the Sami stand stronger than most aboriginal people in the world. Having their own flag, parliament, and independence day. Furthermore, they have preserved aspects of their interesting culture, like clothes, language and music.