Travel Blogs from Oslo
... 1943) was prolific in his output of monumental sculptures. An interesting museum outside of the park showed his construction methods. Several tram rides back into the City and a wander through a Norwegian Design Shop. Many well designed and interesting products but not any travel bag or cost friendly. We bought bottled water ...
... industrial area along the waterfront. The Renzo Piano designed modern-art museum is our neighbor. The area is vibrant with great galleries, canals, restaurants and the people watching is a sport. Lovely day getting our bearings and trying to acclimate -- Kafe Celcius for dinner, lovely fish soup chock full of shrimp, salmon and white fish and then a big bowl of steaming mussels. Our post dinner walk under the full moon along the waterfront was a wonderful way to cap our first day in ...
... from far away because they are doing construction to it in the front.
Today we started a bit earlier. We took the metro to the Ski Jump Tower. I never thought it would be so big. We then went to the Aker Brygge and saw the many naked statues. There was one of a little boy having a tantrum. It reminded me of Nicholas. The park is very large. It was ...
... of ice. They give you a large hooded and insulated cloak to wear plus gloves. You have a drink from a glass made of ice and then just hang out for 45 min. or until you get too cold. The temperature in the ice bar was -5 C, cold enough to notice it after about a half hour. Tomorrow we pick up our rental car and drive east towards Bergen. We have booked a hotel in a town called Aurland. here are pictures of our ...
... There are lots of nice outdoor restaurants so we decided to pause for a cool drink. Avis had a beer and I had a soft drink. The glass of beer cost $14 and the soft drink was $7. Welcome to the most expensive city in Europe! From the harbour we walked over to the Askerhus fortress which is also right by the sea. This is a medieval fortress which dates back to the mid 1200s. We decided to first visit the Norwegian Resistance museum which is housed in ...
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....