Articles Tagged ‘vacation’

Winter holidays

Winter holidays February 19, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
This weekend marks the beginning of the winter holiday (sports holiday) for all the schools of Oslo and much of the rest of the country. Cross-country skiing is extremely popular and many families head for the mountains. Others prefer to stay in town, so be prepared for heaps of skiers on the city’s...

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,...