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Oslo Map, Norway

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Oslo Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Oslo with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Oslo useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Oslo!

Oslo Sightseeing

Oslo Blog Gathering 2010 The Akershus Slott, which sits at the very end of Oslofjorden, was once a strategic location for Oslo’s defenses. It was built in the 1300’s by King Håkon the V. It witnessed many sieges and battles; in fact the scars of that turbulent era can still be seen today. Arkershus Slott is perhaps the best preserved among the fortresses and castles of Norway’s medieval history. Today this lasting monument houses some... read more

Oslo Nightlife

Oslo  In Norway all the restaurants, bars and nightclubs are smoke free indoors and many of them have outdoor table also during summer. In winter there will be outdoor heaters and some protection for smokers from the cold weather in many places. People are usually seen on Karl Johans Gate and many other clubs, bars and restaurants in the central area. Aker Brygge has many bars and pubs which attract tourists, first date... read more

Oslo Travel Guide

Botanical Garden at University Museum If you begin to explore the city then you are sure to be delighted by wonderful sights such as of the National Gallery including the lovely paintings of Edvard Munch and just there you have a beautiful palace and a fort overlooking the fjord and the harbor. For another great monumental structure, the Royal Palace makes for a real treat and you can have a good time looking at the exhumed Viking ships.      read more

Oslo History

RennyBAs TerellaIn 1349 the Black Death arrived in Oslo which depleted its populace. After the Black Death, Norway became a province of Denmark. Its ruler took residence in Copenhagen and Stockholm through the 1400-1500. In 1624, fires had reduced the city to ashes. This is when King Christian IV of Denmark (and Norway) rebuilt the city from the ground up. He ordered it to be done near the bay, he later on renamed it Christiana (after... read more

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