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Travel Blogs from Oslo
... sort-of equates with Sydney's Darling Harbour precinct.
After a nosh-up lunch (hot-dog....) I was waiting for Treas who wanted to go and annoy some shop-keepers, and I was waiting, sitting at an outdoor table chatting to a bunch of young people who I'd noted were speaking English. It was quite interesting - they were all students - 2 Germans, 2 Swedes, a Norwegian, a Chinese guy, an English girl, and me. But they all spoke perfect and excellent ...
... ice. When one views the inside construction close up the beams are massive and beautiful solid wood. The ship was truly a work of art and engineering.
We were also surprised on just how many exploration trips the Frann was involved in. We were impressed with how versatile each crew member was, how educated and really brilliant each was.
After 5 hours we hadn’t finished looking at all of the exhibits, but it ...
... dying, people near the bottom and young people climbing up and over others near the top. While we really didn’t have the time to look at all of the sculptures in detail, it was very interesting and made us think that we really ought to visit the sculpture garden closer to home in Grand Rapids, MI.
After walking through the garden we got back into the bus for the drive to the Holmenkollen Ski Jump. On the drive we got to see some of the ...
... water (to drink during the night) in the bed with me because there was no other room for it.
Eventually it rolled around to 7.30am and we could get up at a respectable hour. We had decided that we were going to visit the art gallery and thought that it would be open at 10am and timed our walk out of town to get there at the right time.
Along the road, we saw this reindeer which suddenly galloped ...
... come back to the ship. After seeing the view we had I'm surprised she didn't just say "not feeling it today I'm staying in bed". Anyway, down to the bus we went, and got on. We could see from our cabin that the Queen Elizabeth was also in port with us, so that meant more people were also in town. However, we took off from stop #1 with our first stop to get off at stop #15. We got a nice driving tour of Oslo, and Donna got time to ...
Other places to stay in Oslo
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- 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 $179
- One of the best
- Above the average
- Great Hotel in Central Oslo
Grünerløkka - Sofienberg, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Good & central business hotel
- Money well spent
- Great Hotel
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $150
- Ok hotel
- Great views and good location
- Loved this place
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $187
- Rather Disappointed
- Great location, good value
- Good Hotel, Excellent Location
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $190
- Old School Atmosphere
- Lovely Hotel (if you dont mind sleepless nights!)
- Would stay there again
Bjerke, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $135
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $146
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $163
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Highly recommended
- Great location, free internet access
- Good value
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $159
- Excellent location!
- Wonderful hotel
- Very convenient hotel, well managed
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $173
Bygdøy - Frogner, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $146
- Nice hotel nasty cheese/bar prices
- Lovely hotel, good location
- Excellent value for money
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $136
Helsfyr - Sinsen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $155
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $163
Vinderen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Mixed feelings
- Great Rates, Great Location
- So-so hotel
Ullern, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $134
Sentrum, Oslo | 1 star hotelfrom $114
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $152
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $142
- Late arrival means a smoking room....
- Pleasant accomodation in Oslo: to be suggested
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $124
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 2 star hotelfrom $143
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $175
Sentrum, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $223
- If this is a great Norwegian hotel - they're in trouble
- Outdated and Overrated....