As I strolled off the train and into the warm sunlight that bathed Oslo I was excited to be back in my favourite city. It’s a bold statement I know but there is an atmosphere and a charm that I have yet to find anywhere else. After exploring the bustling streets for hours, I must have walked over 20 kilometres. I headed to my hotel, my home for the night…

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One night last December whilst trying to decide what to buy my husband for Christmas I had a brain wave. My husband has always longed to go to Norway. When he was small his Grandma used to tell him that Norway was her dream holiday. Unfortunately she never made it and it’s something he has always wanted to do for her. So with Christmas just around the corner, his birthday,…

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Norway’s capital city is just a two hour flight from the UK. Making it a great option for a weekender. Having visited this beautiful, vibrant and unique city three times I thought I’d share the ten reasons why you should put Oslo on your must see list. 10 Reasons to Visit Oslo The Art Oslo’s most famous artist Edvard Munch is much celebrated and he even has his own museum,…

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Is Oslo really that expensive? Well there is no easy way to say this but…..yes! Expensive is a subjective term though because everyone has a different budget. When I was researching Oslo I read a fair few blogs about the price of food and drink but none of them actually detailed everything that was spent. I wanted to know what a realistic daily budget was for a weekend trip. So…

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It’s true, Oslo Fjord doesn’t have the towering snow capped peaks like it’s friends (shhh dont tell) in the north but it’s no less instagramable! Norways capital city sits at the crest of a 100km long inlet of water, known as the Oslo Fjord. One of the busiest waterways in Europe, this narrow wedge connects Oslo to the North Sea. Dotted with picture perfect tiny islands, lighthouses, colourful summer houses…

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