The ODA Code of Practice is binding on members of the Association.
Also, roughly 99% of the people online write that they love going to “gå på tur”, “gå på ski” and “på hyttetur” (hiking, skiing and going on cabin trips).
Conclusion: I had nothing to sell on the Norwegian market of love. I was wrong, because having a vagina opens a lot of doors in the online dating of many countries of this world, including in Norway. Or this other guy who spent all his time customizing his car and doing bodybuilding, and who wrote to me “We have nothing in common but opposites attract right ;-)”.
So I did get some attention, mostly from men who were old and bold and living in Finnmark. I know, they are trying, and this is all quite sad because they don’t seem to have met or talked to a woman in a long long time.
So one tries out ways to meet people, like skiing classes, joining a band, or online dating.
Not necessarily to find the love of your life, but just to get to know people (yes, who also happened to be of the opposite sex). a free Norwegian dating website where everyone has or once had a profile.
It can show you swimming in a majestic fjord or standing on top of a mountain showing that you had to hike a pretty steep way to get there. You thought it would be enough to like being outside having a nice little walk. You need to like extreme stuff like going to the gym every day. I don’t know whether it’s because of Janteloven and all that “you are not better than anyone else” education, but everyone writes the same things over and over again.