Herregards Huset Hotell
Travel Blogs from Oslo
... the Royal Palace. Our coffee was excellent, so I wasn't too disappointed, and I still might have the chance to get one during my layover in Paris. But of course I didn't see it until the last day when we had already stopped for coffee!!! As we had a lot of things on our list, we only stopped outside the Royal Palace to take some pictures. I'm pretty sure the changing of the guards doesn't change too much from palace to palace, so we opted for some of the ...
... the rooms surrounding the central hall are very ornate and palatial.
It reminded me of the Presidential Palace in ...
... the pictures will have to do. Absolutely a must-see when in Oslo.
Earlier in the day, we decided to reserve a spot on a Dinner Cruise in the Oslo Fjord. The 3-hour cruise was to feature a lengthy trip around waterside Oslo and a shrimp buffet meal. Oh, yeah, have I mentioned how totally literal the Scandinavians are? Well, when they say a shrimp buffet, that’s what you get. A buffet with shrimp – boiled/steamed, but unseasoned. For the ...
... mass of 121 detailed human figures, entwined with and undermining each other in their individual struggle to reach the top. The circle of steps around it supports rows of stone figures.
The figures, together with the pillar, have been interpreted in many ways: as phallic representation, the struggle for existence, yearnings for the spiritural spheres and transcendence of cyclic repetition. Leading down ...
... advantage of the offer, we must continue on to Brisbane as quick as we can for we have another plane to catch tomorrow morning for a trip to Canberra and a very important, sad funeral. All goes well for the rest of our trip, a bit of a delay with refuelling in Singapore but we arrive early in Brisbane and our neighbour Meg is soon out to pick us up! Did I mention? Of course not! Waiting waiting for our bags on the carousel but not a sign of them! Go to lost baggage and ...
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....