Articles with tag: oslo

Resistance Museum is located on the territory of Akershus Fortress in Oslo and it is dedicated to the period of the Nazi occupation of Norway in 1940-1945. The museum of the Armed Forces is an arsenal of guns, rifles, mines and other deadly ammunition of wars, in which Norway had participated from...
This is Maritime Museum. There are lesser-known ships in this museum, but there are steering wheels that one can rotate, and a bell to ring. Dried fish is hung on the beams of the museum. By the way, the admission is free.  Author: Nefer Source: neferjournal.livejournal.com...
This is "Kon-Tiki" Museum . Relatives of the great scientist and anthropologist Thor Heyerdahl established a museum where you can see the legendary balsa raft "Kon-Tiki" and the papyrus boat "Ra-2". Heyerdahl sailed on "Kon-Tiki" from Peru to Polynesia, and thus he proved that the people of the...
If during your visit to Denmark you have already seen everything, you are getting bored, and have little money, then you have an opportunity to go in the so-called "mini - cruise" in Norway. From Copenhagen or Fredrikskhavn to Oslo . The price for two nights and a day in Oslo is from 13...
The distance from Ornes to our next destination  Bodo  is 44 miles (72 kilometers) which we completed in three hours. Around noon we saw a take-off runway on the rocky coast, which means, we are very close … Indeed, having passed the located ashore airfield, the ferry appears in the...
Trams in Oslo are considered one of the oldest and favorite types of public transport. Once a year they even celebrate a certain holiday: during these days people in trams are treated to food, drink and different artists perform there. At the 1000 year anniversary of the city the...
Gustav Vigeland is one of the most prolific sculptors of Norway. In 1921 the Municipality of Oslo decided to build the library on the site of his house. Series of long negotiations between the artist and the authorities began. As a result, the city provided Vigeland with...
On the next day of our trip we decided to rest from three-day races and spent the whole day in Oslo . During the first half of the day we were walking along with a wonderful tour guide, living in Norway for seventeen years. She told a lot of interesting stories and showed the city...
The idea of riding around Norway by car came to us after we found great photos of this country on the Internet. We were fascinated by them and determined to visit this amazing country of skiers, fishermen, endless tunnels and countless waterfalls. Day 0 - flight from Moscow to Oslo One hot...
Do you remember the movie 'In Bruges"? Today we'll climb a local bell tower, where the movie was filmed, pass through quiet streets and visit countless chocolate shops. Then, we'll dine on the Atlantic coast... The drive was a little less than three hours. We parked near the square with a...