Southern Norway offers unique living and housing qualities at reasonable prices. Here, work and family life can be combined in a good way. We are within easy reach of most public facilities, leisure activities and places of work. There is low air pollution and little congestion and cycling facilities in many places. We are close to the sea and mountains. There are great hiking opportunities both near the city center and in rural areas. Cultural life is flourishing and there are events and activities for all tastes and ages. From Sørlandet it is a short distance to the rest of Europe.