Herregards Huset Hotell
Travel Blogs from Oslo
... 66K a beer.
We order one pint, plus one water.
Revolver - 76K a beer. I can't deal with such things so we leave without a drink.
Brighton Bar - 76K a beer. Decision time. Call it a night or face that Oslo is not a drinking paradise. One beer, one water, one downstairs bar with karaoke and dancing. One walk home at about 2am past a lot of prostitutes hanging out around our hotel.
Next day I had a hot dog ...
... wiped out almost half the population, initiating a period of slow decline whose pace accelerated after Norway came under Danish control in 1397. No more than a neglected backwater, Oslo's fortunes were ultimately revived by the Danish king Christian IV, who in 1624 moved Oslo lock, stock and barrel, shifting it west to its present site and re-christening it "Christiania". The new city prospered and by the nineteenth century, ...
... they just loved their gifts...
The history part is this, in the war, in 1940, the Germans came up the Fjord,stealthily, 3 ships, and just at Drobak, a narrow pass, on the other side a military base, with a means of firing torpedos,well hidden, that is what they did, blew the Germans up, one ship,reamains still there,not to be seen, and the rest ran...they are still delighted..!!
Oslo is ultra modern, in places, they have built a huge, space ...
... 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 ...
I thought we were in a quiet part of town but there seemed to be parties all night and people in the streets having a good time. Of course never going dark is a good incentive to party on.
Busy day. Out of the hotel quite early. Found the cleaning lady's trolley unattended and stole a couple of extra towels to use as bath mats. They are very stingy with towels and the rooms are serviced once a week - or when you leave.
Found our way to the ...
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Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Bjerke, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $135
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Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $159
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- Wonderful hotel
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Bygdøy - Frogner, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $146
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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
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- Outdated and Overrated....