Travel Blogs from Oslo
... angles and you can climb all over it. Since it was only 9am (or just 9, since we are in Europe) on a Saturday, there were not many people there and we explored and took a ton of pictures. Then we walked through town and K got a coffee and a pain au chocolate. We went to see the waterfall, which was cool. You know how there's that love bridge in Paris where everyone attaches locks with their names written on them as a symbol of their unbreakable love, ...
... food there was amazing. Also, and this was important for me, it was reasonably priced. I legitimately ate there the remainder of my trip with the exception of some Lefse at the outdoor museum and snacks here and there.
I was incredibly excited to check out island hopping in the fjord. The islands are not what you usually think of when you think of islands--sandy beaches and palm trees--but they are instead foresty areas good for picnics and some swimming. I visited the most ...
... I see husband out of the corner of my eye gesticulate to his wife pointing at me. We both look at each other simultaneously and realise we do indeed know each other. We met on a trip to Vietnam, 11 years ago. Quick meet and greet but I have to nip off for my next tram so we agree to meet in the morning for a coffee and catch up. Small world!
Well, as you would expect in the city of Edvard Munch.......it's been a Scream!
... of their teepee type things that they used to live in. One type looked as if it were dug into a hill like a hobbit house, it was awesome! By this time we were all pretty exhausted, so we decided to skip the actual museum exhibition part of it, and headed out. We walked up through the park and back into civilization, heading towards vigeland park. After a while of walking we started coming onto some shops and started looking for somewhere to go for dinner. We walked ...
... For us- we're taking a break from the "nutshell" & spending one night in Flam.
While we were in Oslo yesterday we did the cheesy hop on/hop off bus tour. It usually seems like a good option when we're short on time to learn about a city. There's always audio guides giving history & info on everything we pass. We got off at the Vigeland Sculpture Park & walked around, "accidentally" listening in ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Ritz Hotel Oslo
Other places to stay in Oslo
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $218
- 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 $199
- One of the best
- Above the average
- Great Hotel in Central Oslo
Grünerløkka - Sofienberg, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $178
- Good & central business hotel
- Money well spent
- Great Hotel
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Ok hotel
- Great views and good location
- Loved this place
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $194
- Rather Disappointed
- Great location, good value
- Good Hotel, Excellent Location
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $203
- Old School Atmosphere
- Lovely Hotel (if you dont mind sleepless nights!)
- Would stay there again
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $180
Bjerke, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $163
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $202
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- Highly recommended
- Great location, free internet access
- Good value
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- Excellent location!
- Wonderful hotel
- Very convenient hotel, well managed
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Bygdøy - Frogner, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $158
- Nice hotel nasty cheese/bar prices
- Lovely hotel, good location
- Excellent value for money
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $152
Helsfyr - Sinsen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $171
Sentrum, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $168
Vinderen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $115
- Mixed feelings
- Great Rates, Great Location
- So-so hotel
Ullern, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $161
Sentrum, Oslo | 1 star hotelfrom $127
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $176
Sentrum, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $152
- Late arrival means a smoking room....
- Pleasant accomodation in Oslo: to be suggested
Vinderen, Oslo | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 3 star hotelfrom $183
Uranienborg - Majorstuen, Oslo | 2 star hotelfrom $185
Sentrum, Oslo | 5 star hotelfrom $221
- If this is a great Norwegian hotel - they're in trouble
- Outdated and Overrated....