Travel Blogs from Oslo
... and decided to buy the Oslo Pass to get around, especially as the seniors' discount here is 50%! The city looked beautiful in the sunshine; it has very pretty architecture, is extremely clean and we went through an extensive park on the way. Down at the harbour there is the Town Hall, and the Nobel Peace Prize building - and Peter regretted that he hadn't taken his West Papuan flag to wave there! I couldn't believe I ...
... Batman, but I suppose we may have seen Bruce Wayne and not noticed him, in fact we did see an orange Lamborghini with the top down, perhaps... But really we'd only come back to Gothenburg for one reason, apart from the other reason that it was on the way, and that reason was because we were staying the night on a 1907 windjammer ship that was moored in the harbour and had been turned into a hotel. Well I hope it was moored, we didn't want to wake up in Denmark. It was the ...
... with some of the locals of Oslo. They were very nice, and their English, like all Norwegians, was flawless. We were able to ask some cultural questions. The most surprising part to the journey, however, were the posters we noticed on the metro. The posters were advertising an agency dedicated to helping emigrants immigrate back to their own country with a better future (or so they claimed). I wasn't quite sure if I understood the ...
... There is a long span road providing a sweeping view of the city centre.
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... our way out we found a stall making Duck confit Rolls. So i convinced Maggie to come back for lunch.
In between breakfast and lunch we checked out the Opera house. It was nice. We walked all the way to the top, around the roof anf back down. Pretty cool building. I was surprised its mainly marble.
So once we saw this we went to the markets again. Along the way we saw a welder ...
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
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
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....