Question: Do Norwegians Like Foreigners?

What is considered rude in Norway?

It could be considered rude to talk excessively loud, especially in public.

There are no need to whisper, just keep an eye on your volume if you tend to speak very loudly.

Understand that Norwegian women tend to be very sexually and culturally liberated.

In the summer time, many will dress very lightly..

What do Norwegians think of foreigners who speak Norwegian?

When tourists or other visitors speak a few words of Norwegian, we mostly think it is cute. Also if foreigners speak some Norwegian in their homeland, most common among Norwegian-Americans, that is cute too. And when foreigners rapidly learn to speak Norwegian fluently, we are also enthusiastic.

Are Norwegians friendly to tourists?

Norwegians are known to appear aloof to strangers, and they have a reputation for being shy and reserved. However, it is only by appearance, and you will find Norwegians in a social setting approachable and chatty. If you go in with an open, friendly, and sincere attitude, you won’t have any problems at all.

Does Norway accept immigrants?

According to the Norwegian Immigration Act, all foreigners have to apply for permanent residency in order to live and work in Norway, except for citizens of Nordic countries. There are four main reasons for immigration to Norway that are lawfully accepted – employment, education, protection and family reunification.