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Bits Of A Norwegian Boeing 787 Fall From The Sky In Rome

Small fragments of a Norwegian long-haul plane's engine fell from the sky as the plane hit technical trouble and was forced to make an emergency landing in Rome, Italy. The news just keeps on getting worse...
Blue light of Tromsø in the Norwegian winter

The Train to Tromsø: A Railway for Northern Norway?

A train link to Tromsø has been talked about for decades. Now once again authorities are looking at the feasibility of a railway in the north of Norway. At the moment Norway's rail network goes as...
Cyclist in Bergen tunnel

Bergen To Get World’s Longest Cycle Tunnel

More than 100 cameras will be used to prevent crime in the world's longest cycle and pedestrian tunnel set to open in Bergen in 2023. Blasting work has started on building the longest bicycle and pedestrian...
The new design tram will hit the streets of Oslo in the winter 2020-21

Here Are Oslo’s New Trams

Get a first look at the brand new trams set to hit the streets of Oslo in the winter of 2020-21. Despite improvements in recent years, Oslo’s tram network remains outdated. Many of the vehicles are...
SAS planes at Oslo Airport Gardermoen in Norway

The Best Hotels Near Oslo Airport

Early flight or late arrival? Here are your accommodation options at or near Norway's biggest airport. Welcome to Oslo Airport! The Nordic region's second busiest airport is the first port of call for most international travellers...
Norwegian Boeing Aircraft

Flygskam: Will Sweden’s ‘Flight Shame’ Come To Norway?

The travel world in the Nordic region has been abuzz with talk of ‘flygskam'. It seems that Swedes are falling out of love with aviation. Could the same thing happen in Norway? As a travel writer...
Trondheim line drawing

How To Travel From Oslo To Trondheim

Trondheim is within easy reach of Oslo with a couple of different options to travel between the two cities. When you've lived in Norway for a few years you sometimes forget about the simple questions! An...
The ghost town of Pripyat, Ukraine

Chernobyl Tourism: How To Visit The Exclusion Zone From Norway

New direct flights from Oslo to Kiev make visiting the Chernobyl disaster site from Norway much easier. Here's what to expect when you’re there. Disaster tourism and dark tourism have long been small but dedicated niches...
Flying on Turkish Airlines jet

Flying Oslo to Istanbul on Turkish Airlines

Trip report: My recent journey flying from Oslo to the new Istanbul Airport on Turkish Airlines. Recently I took a work trip to northwest India, and had to change through Istanbul on Turkish Airlines. The Istanbul-based...
SAS aircraft taking off from Amsterdam

SAS To Stop In-Flight Tax-Free Sales

Buying cheap alcohol, tobacco and gifts on board SAS planes will soon be a thing of the past as in-flight duty-free sales are to be stopped to save weight. In an attempt to the reduce overall...