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Travel Blogs from Oslo
... Johans Gate – that is lined with shops and restaurants. At the end of the road is Slottsplassen, which is the Royal Palace.
The city of Oslo has much more ornate architecture than the other Norwegian cities I have visited. Some of the buildings could be duplicates of ones found in Paris.
There are definitely some good places to get some souvenirs….and my luggage only weighted 17.6 kg upon check in. So I have 2.4 kg of premium ...
This morning's mission for Jen was to pack her bags and get to the station to catch the midday train to the airport – Packhorse Pete pulled her suitcase from here to the platform, he always says that it's his job to take care of the baggage - we gave her big hugs and kisses and sent her on her way back to Sydney via Dubai.
I had been researching the Hop On-Hop Off bus and found mixed reviews but in the end decided to chance the ...
I took the night train from Stavanger back to Oslo. This one takes 8 hours but is ok to sleep. They provide a blanket, a pillow, an eye mask and ear plugs.
I spent my last hours before heading to Berlin, in the Oslo Folk Museum. To get to all big museums in Oslo, you can either take a bus or take a ferry to the other side.
The Folk Museum has a big collection of art, historical pieces and an entire village with houses ...
... recommence begging.
Yesterday we witnessed a kind hearted guy offering some fruit from his basket to a gypsy woman who was sitting on the footpath with her cup. She grabbed hold of the whole basket. He shook her hand off and she grabbed a couple of bananas and then abused him for not giving her the rest of the fruit. I wonder how they go sitting on the road in winter time when there is only 2 hours of sunlight a day ...
... wall completely covered with modern motifs - frescoes really - from floor to ceiling - of everyday life in Norway. every room has a different theme and in some the legends of Norway are painted. Jaw droppingly beautiful its hard to describe..rich colours, a wall of splendid, flashing fish escaping the nets, builders, princes, farmers, spiders...I'll have to load some photos...We left looking for coffee and changing our minds about Oslo. Across the road to the ferry and a 30 ...
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 $187
- Rather Disappointed
- Great location, good value
- Good Hotel, Excellent Location
Kristian IVs Gate 7, Oslo | 4 star hotel
- Old School Atmosphere
- Lovely Hotel (if you dont mind sleepless nights!)
- Would stay there again
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Bjerke, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $135
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
Europaradets Plass 1, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $142
- Late arrival means a smoking room....
- Pleasant accomodation in Oslo: to be suggested
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Eisenach | 4 star hotelfrom $175
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 2 star hotelfrom $143
Sentrum, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $223
- If this is a great Norwegian hotel - they're in trouble
- Outdated and Overrated....