Oslo Travel Guide

Articles about Oslo

By Caroline Hallemann
Calling all thrill-seeking ski bunnies: at the end of the month, Airbnb is giving away two nights in the penthouse atop Oslo’s Holmenkollen ski jump. The site of multiple Winter Olympics and World Championship competitions the “world’s most mod...
By Maura Egan
Over the course of five days in August 2013, the artist Marina Abramovic summoned a flash mob to a hill in Oslo’s Ekeberg Park, overlooking the city, and led them in a chorus of screams. Some howls were so deafening and disturbing that the police ...
By Marguerite A. Suozzi
The 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh’s death brings a flurry of exhibitions. This month, the Beaux-Arts Museum in Mons, Belgium—a 2015 European Capital of Culture—explores the artist’s formative years (January 25–May 17). In May, Oslo’s Munch...
By Bree Sposato
Top New Bridges No. 1 Grand Canyon Skywalk, Arizona No. 2 Henderson Waves Pedestrian Bridge, Singapore No. 3 Millau Viaduct, Millau, France No. 4 Ponte della Costituzione, Venice No. 5 Langkawi Sky Bridge, Langkawi, Malaysia No. 6 Puente de la Mu...

Hotels in Oslo

Louis XVI Revival-style building with opulent interiors that is known for hosting Nobel Peace Prize winners.

Room to Book: Junior suites facing the Karl Johan Street.

Restaurants in Oslo

The restaurant Bagatelle announces itself as something different for Oslo. Andreas Gursky’s photograph Mayday IV (2000) dominates the dining room. The Michelin-starred spot opened in 1982 but is still the most talked-about restaurant in town.

Things to do in Oslo

The designer shoe mecca is a must-see.