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Your Guide to Oslo, Norway: Experience Oslo’s Vibrant Culture and Inspiring Hidden Gems

In 2021, Norway welcomed 1.44 million tourists from all over the world. The country’s capital city, Oslo, is always a popular destination! Top sights, like The Fram Museum, The National Museum and the Oslo Opera…

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Pal standing outside the The Midgard Viking Centre in Borre

The Midgard Viking Centre in Borre

Want to sit on the throne in a Viking mead hall? And wander around among Viking burial mounds where the old Kings and Queens where put to rest? Then you should head to the Midgard…

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The Vigeland Museum in Oslo A Hidden Gem

If you traveled to Oslo you probably visited the Vigeland Park, one of the biggest attractions in the city. But did you know there’s also a Vigeland Museum? This is an excellent place for those…

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Visit the Oslo City Hall

As a local I’ve spent a lot of time visiting the Oslo City Hall. Being a municipal building, built for the public, I kind of see it as my big “living room” in the middle…

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The FRAM museum in Oslo – Top Rated

The FRAM museum displays the golden era of the Polar Expedition history of Norway. There are two original ships inside the museum, Fram (meaning “Forward”) & Gjøa. Personally, this is one of my favorite museums…

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The-Kon-Tiki-Museum

The Kon-Tiki Museum in Oslo & I met Thor Heyerdahl Jr

A great moment in my life, meeting Thor Heyerdahl Junior Thor Heyerdahl and his legendary Kon-Tiki expedition was a great part of my youth, reading most of his books, and I consider myself a huge…

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World Class Art

A visit to the new Munch Museum in Oslo

Edvard Munch – Self-portrait The Munch Museum in Oslo Edvard Munch, one of Norway’s greatest painters have gotten a new museum in Oslo, and last week I paid it a visit. Even though you might…

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Kistefos museum

Kistefos – A Museum with a Twist

Kistefos is one of Northern Europe’s largest sculpture parks for contemporary art. I spent a whole day there a few weeks back, and I have to say I’m really impressed! In this post I’m sharing…

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VÍKINGR – A Viking age exhibition in Oslo

The Víkingr exhibition is showing some of the most exquisite objects that we have from the Norwegian Viking Age. This includes the Gjermundbu helmet, which is the best preserved Viking helmet in the world. I…

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A final visit to the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo

The Viking Ship Museum in Oslo is about to close down, and I decided to pay it a last visit. The closing day will be on the 30th of September 2021, and it will re-open…

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