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An Oslo tram in Frogner

Living in Frogner, Oslo

A leafy neighbourhood to the west of Oslo city centre that's popular with expats. Best known for its high-end shopping, swish restaurants, and luxury apartment blocks, Frogner is one of the most desirable areas to live...
Waterfront at Tjuvholmen in Oslo

Oslo Travel Guide

As the country’s capital and biggest city, Oslo offers a wide variety of sights, activities and experiences to suit all tastes. Quick links: Guidebook –Sights – Hotel reviews – Day trips – Car rental – Insurance Oslo...
Oslo Airport from above

Oslo Airport to Get Even Bigger

More international flights from outside the European Schengen area will be on the cards once the latest expansion at Oslo Airport is complete. It's been only a year since the new pier at Oslo Airport opened...
Plastozilla in Norway

Meet Plastozilla: Oslo’s Newest Mascot

Environmental campaigning meets art for Oslo’s newest sculpture. Meet Plastozilla. The four metre tall sculpture made entirely of recycled plastic waste stands proudly outside Oslo S, the city’s main train station. But you’ll have to be...
Stortinget in Oslo

Oslo Biennial Planned for 2019

A new art biennial is set to further boost Oslo's growing reputation on the global art scene. Oslo's Agency for Cultural Affairs is organising its first art biennial, scheduled to open in May 2019. The vast...
Street food cafe at Vippetangen on the Oslo waterfront.

Vippa: Social Street Food in Oslo

Oslo’s newest food hall has fast become the most popular place in town to grab a snack, light lunch or something more substantial. I was down in Oslo recently and finally found some time to check...
Working in Oslo

Oslo Getting More Expensive

Norway's capital city is now one of the world's five most expensive cities in which to live. According to the latest findings from the Worldwide Cost of Living Survey from The Economist Intelligence Unit, Oslo has...
Oslo Airport City from above

This is Oslo’s Green Airport City

Norway is building a new sustainable city from scratch next to its busiest international airport. Building cities free of the internal combustion engine has long been talked about, but there are very few success stories so...
Gravel in Oslo

The Gravel-Sprinkling Record of Oslo

It’s my first full winter in Oslo…almost. After all, I did get away for a few days in December and I will be away again for a few days in February. So even after this winter,...
Easyjet plane

EasyJet Launches Oslo-Berlin Route

Later in 2018, European budget airline Easyjet launches a new direct route between Norway and Germany. From 3 August 2018, Easyjet will begin operating daily flights between Oslo Airport Gardermoen and Berlin Tegel airport. The service...