Articles Tagged ‘Vigeland Park’

10 Great Free Cultural Attractions in Oslo

10 Great Free Cultural Attractions in Oslo December 1, 2010 | free, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
When you think of Norway, budget travel isn’t what first pops to mind, is it? While I won’t deny Oslo can be expensive, if you search a little, you’ll find heaps of free activities on offer. Norway’s premier attraction is nature – free for all to enjoy. In previous posts...

Free Oslo: Frogner Park

Free Oslo: Frogner Park August 26, 2010 | free, Kid Friendly, Travel Tips | Read More
Frogner Park is home to the world’s largest sculpture park by one single artist. Gustav Vigeland created the 212 bronze and granite nudes that grace this park, depicting human life in all its forms. Vigeland was also responsible for the lay-out and architecture of the park. Besides being one of...

Top 11 Must-sees in Oslo

Top 11 Must-sees in Oslo March 24, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Without further ado, here are Oslo’s top 11 must-sees/must-dos: 1. Oslo harbour Take a minicruise in Oslo harbour, going past (and stopping at) Oslo City Hall, Oslo Opera House and the Bygd√ły Peninsula, famous for maritime museums and nude beaches. 2. Nordmarka forest Catch the metro to Frognerseteren...