Travel Blogs from Oslo
... office buildings. The most modern area of the city is Aker Bygge, which is a harbour-side development of restaurants and apartments which is also good to walk around.
It's a shame that our stop here is so brief, as I'm sure that attractions such as the Nobel Peace Center, which tells the history of the prize and includes exhibitions on war, peace and conflict resolution, and the Viking Ship Museum would be well worth seeing. ...
... sea attacks. During the reign of Christian IV, the building King from Denmark, the castle was rebuilt in renaissance style. At the same time, it was fortified with a fortress. Akershus fell into disrepair in the 18th and 19th centuries, but was later restored. Today it is still used as a military base, and you will see Royal guardsmen guarding entrances and marching around the grounds.
This was a very unique ...
... convinced that the Allied Forces were going to establish a front in Norway so he decided that he needed to take over the country before the Allies could do so. On April 9, 1940 he launched an extremely aggressive multi-faceted attack on the whole country. He utilized his navy, aerial, paratroopers, bombs, and infantry! It didn't happen as fast or as easily as he expected, but in the end the Nazi forces prevailed and occupied Norway for five ...
... with every meal, really ripe and delicious. The Norwegian brown cheese also abundant, it is goats cheese that has been caramelised, so if you shut your eyes and think of the taste of condensed milk you're not far wrong, although it is served as individually packed slices like our processed cheese. It is eaten often with 'marmalade', usually berry jam. Surprisingly, berries are a specialty here, even further north than the tree line, which stops around 70 degrees latitude. There ...
... til kl. 1900, så stod den igen på aftensmad på Club Luminosa restaurant.
Igen var det en rigtig middag velsmagende og god betjening, der var selvfølgelig også cognac til kaffen.
Vi var begge trætte efter endnu en god dag, så det var bare under dynerne derefter.
København venter forude.
Det var et årsdag, hvor Kate fik konstateret, at der muligvis kunne være kraft i ...
Other places to stay in Oslo
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $229
- Charming and with great location, but could need some upgrading
- Didn't like it that much
- Great hotel, great location
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $198
- One of the best
- Above the average
- Great Hotel in Central Oslo
Grünerløkka - Sofienberg, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $169
- Good & central business hotel
- Money well spent
- Great Hotel
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $1,880
- Ok hotel
- Great views and good location
- Loved this place
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $179
- Rather Disappointed
- Great location, good value
- Good Hotel, Excellent Location
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $176
- Old School Atmosphere
- Lovely Hotel (if you dont mind sleepless nights!)
- Would stay there again
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $153
Bjerke, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $152
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $151
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $176
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Highly recommended
- Great location, free internet access
- Good value
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $138
- Excellent location!
- Wonderful hotel
- Very convenient hotel, well managed
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Bygdøy - Frogner, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice hotel nasty cheese/bar prices
- Lovely hotel, good location
- Excellent value for money
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $148
Helsfyr - Sinsen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $167
Vinderen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $118
- Mixed feelings
- Great Rates, Great Location
- So-so hotel
Ullern, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Sentrum, Oslo | 1 star hotelfrom $136
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $179
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Late arrival means a smoking room....
- Pleasant accomodation in Oslo: to be suggested
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $183
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 2 star hotelfrom $157
Sentrum, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $174
- If this is a great Norwegian hotel - they're in trouble
- Outdated and Overrated....