Porsgrunn is located some 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Oslo, the capital of Norway.
From big-ticket tourist hotspots to lesser known nooks and crannies, the area around Porsgrunn is brimming with fabulous attractions. Head 5 miles (8 kilometers) south from Porsgrunn to Skien, where you'll find the Telemark Museum and Henrik Ibsen Museum.
Drammen is around 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Porsgrunn. This regional center includes a some great things to see, such as Drammensbadet, Drammens Museum and Union Scene. Be sure not to rush back to Porsgrunn until you've checked out Drammen's Marienlyst Stadium and Drammens Theatre.
Experience a little local culture under the bright blue sky at the region's fabulous gardens, open-air exhibits and open-air museums. Spirituality is an integral element of every place's DNA, so be sure visit the area's many monasteries and other sites of religious significance.
Why not treat yourself to a completely different adventure while you are in this region. Go parachute jumping; you'll never forget it. When it is time to relax, try bird watching or camping.
You will be sad to bid "Ha det bra" (farewell) to this memorable place.