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... of days reaching a top of -10 scared me. I remember watching a documentary about travel and the concept of the 'exotic'. Two Danish girls were interviewed, and they said that to them the idea of what is exotic is something that is very far from your own culture and experience. It is the ultimate unknown, and so quite luring. The small icy towns of Norway were an exotic concept to me. Far more exotic a concept than the small villages of 'the orient' or ...
Our journey by train had been a great success, minus the whole sleeping thing; but at least we arrived on time. We (and by we, I mean Hannah) found our next host's apartment without too much trouble. We got to talk for a few minutes before he had to leave for work. He even had keys to the apartment for both of us.
We got a bit behind schedule for the day, as we both decided a nap would be necessary before braving the city of Oslo and ...
... covered - if you know what I mean - except for the bronze statue of Pan, located in the main mall/boulevard. He was something! Had a coffee and sandwich at Wayne's Coffee house then continued on to the Town Hall, the Opera House and The Fortress. All the while taking in the local colour and vibe. Had a shower or two but it was really just an inconvenience more than ...
... 750 kr if you don't have one.. But I mean.. Yeah :) also, tickets are like half the price if you buy at a kiosk or from a machine vs buying it when you board. This is apparently to reduce chances of people robbing the bus driver and his money bag.
We are going to see Nils Noa, the best Norwegian house DJ (according to my friend), tonight at a club called the Villa. Pretty excited to see how Norwegians party!! Then I fly out at 6:30, so it will be a loong ...
... after several of the roads that George wanted us to take were very firmly closed under road-works, and Treas wouldn't let me take another because it was a bit narrow - you'd have trouble getting a pram up there....
But, after forcing a few cars to take to the footpath to let us through, since I wasn't about to reverse back down the winding street, we managed to make it to Karianne and Tormud's house and actually found a good park in the street.
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
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....