Articles Tagged ‘cross country skiing’

Nordic Skiing – Children’s Ski World Championships

Nordic Skiing – Children’s Ski World Championships March 10, 2011 | Events, Kid Friendly | Read More
If you’re in Oslo this weekend with your kids and they love the outdoors (of course they do), the weather looks set to be perfect for the Children’s World Championships on Sunday 13 March. Oslo just finished the very successful FIS Nordic World Ski Championships last weekend and this Sunday,...

Nordic World Ski Championships in Oslo

Nordic World Ski Championships in Oslo February 21, 2011 | Events | Read More
This week marks the beginning of Oslo’s biggest sporting event in years. From 23 February to 6 March, Oslo will host the Nordic World Ski Championships. At least 650 athletes from more than 60 countries will compete. 300 000 spectators are expected – and hundreds of millions of TV viewers. The...

How to dress like a local in Oslo

How to dress like a local in Oslo October 22, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you’re visiting Oslo anytime soon and want to know what locals are wearing, here’s a snapshot: Taking a look around me as I sit on a bench on main street Karl Johan, I see a great variety of dressing styles. A British newspaper once reported that Norwegians are too rich to care how they...