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The Cork Screw – fun for the whole family

The Cork Screw – fun for the whole family March 25, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Travel Tips | Read More
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjolygynm3w[/youtube] If you’re in Oslo, you will have noticed the lovely, sunny weather for the past few days. This might be your last chance to play in the snow this winter. So bring your sledge and get on the Holmenkollen Metro for a cool ride down the...

Free Oslo: Tango classes

Free Oslo: Tango classes March 24, 2011 | free, Travel Tips | Read More
Every Saturday afternoon, Oslo’s House of Dance invites you to free tango classes and milonga. AND, there’s soup, beer, wine and coffee, as well. Photo by dekay/flickr’s Creative Commons When: Every Saturday 1500 – 1800 (3:00 – 6:00 pm) Venue: Dansens hus (House of Dance),...

Henrik Ibsen and his 289 steps

Henrik Ibsen and his 289 steps March 23, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Every Thursday this winter, you can join a guided walk in the footsteps of world famous playwright Henrik Ibsen. For the last decade of his life, Henrik Ibsen lived in Oslo. Everyday, twice-a-day, in fact, he walked from his apartment (now The Ibsen Museum) to his regular watering hole, the Grand Cafe....

Earth hour 2011 in Oslo

Earth hour 2011 in Oslo March 23, 2011 | What's New | Read More
On 26 March at 2030 (8:30 pm), Oslo and the rest of the country will switch off the lights for an hour. Last year, 1.8 million Norwegians over the age of 15 – that’s about half of the population – participated in Earth Hour, locally known as Slukk lyset kampanjen (switch off the light-campaign),...