If you’re in the middle of preparations for a holiday to Norway, then we’d like to offer our suggestions for some pre-trip reading. Each of these books is firmly grounded in a strong sense of place, making them essential reading before you go.
A nine kilometre walk (or bike tour) through what is becoming the new and fancy Oslo. Not quite fancy just yet, though – and that’s part of its gritty charm, starting from Frognerkilen, the bay of Bygdø peninsula in the west, or Kongshavn, the container port below Nordstrand in the east.
A burning desire to see newborn lambs and experience the Scenic Route Sognefjellet resulted in a perfect weekend road trip in Norway. Here's why you should seriously consider travelling in the low season (plus a tip for the perfect weekend road trip).
The triumphing winner of our Easter quiz competition was Peruvian Paola Marius. She won a "Taste of Local Secrets"-experience in Oslo including a stay at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel. Here she shares her experience.