Articles Tagged ‘skiing’

Biathlon World Cup in Holmenkollen

Biathlon World Cup in Holmenkollen March 17, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
And what is biathlon, you ask? Technically, it could be a combination of any two sports. However usually, it refers to the particular combination of cross country skiing and shooting. As if Oslo hasn’t already been chock full of skiing events this month, the Biathlon World Cup began today and continues...

Planning for a winter visit to Oslo

Planning for a winter visit to Oslo October 18, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Romantic, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Autumn still, but the winter season is upon us before we know it and it’s wise to plan ahead. If you’re considering an active outdoors family holiday this winter, look to Norway. For inspiration, check these 10 reasons to take your family to Oslo this winter and have a look at our guide...

Easter in Norway = Skiing, Oranges and Mysteries. And vacation!

Easter in Norway = Skiing, Oranges and Mysteries. And vacation! March 26, 2010 | Events, Food, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Easter in Norway means vacay! Best of all, it starts today! Maundy Thursday through Easter Monday is a public holiday. Additionally, many work places (and all schools) take the rest of the week off as well. In short: a glorious 10-day-vacation with long days of cross country skiing, eating lamb, oranges,...