New in Oslo? I suggest those day tours .. I assume most of the members at Where in Oslo Group aren’t actually from Oslo, and I’ve seen people asking for hiking related things, so I thought I’d suggest two day tours in Oslo that I consider great fun and are often overseen by most of…

Are you spending Easter in Oslo? This week the capital of Norway, Oslo, offers everything from a heavy metal festival to children’s activities at the museums. And the skiing conditions are perfect even though the sun is shining, which we are very happy about. Open museums with activities for children Many of Oslo’s museums are…

Everyone I know who’s visited Oslo has told me it’s boring. Bjorn, my Olso guide, doesn’t agree. “But,” he concedes, “parts of Oslo are becoming ugly.” We’re standing on the roof of the Oslo Opera House, which only opened in 2008 but is already among the city’s most iconic structures. A practicing architect himself, Bjorn…