Get to know the boroughs of Oslo: Bygdøy

Get to know the boroughs of Oslo: Bygdøy

The borough you’ll want to spend the most time in during your summer holiday is Bygdøy. Bygdøy is mainly a residential area but it also houses quite a few museums, has fantastic trails for cycling and walking and it even has a beach. The museums we recommend you visit...
Stockholm Culture Festival 2016

Stockholm Culture Festival 2016

Are you in town between the 16th to 21st of August? Congratulations, you’re up for a free treat of culture. During these days the city of Stockholm arrange this year’s Stockholm Culture Festival.  For over 10 years, the city of Stockholm has arranged this...
Stockholm Outdoor Cinema

Stockholm Outdoor Cinema

A Stockholm tradition that cannot be broken? The Stockholm outdoor cinema, taking place every August in Rålambshovsparken, close to Fridhemsplan metro station.  For many, the outdoor cinema has become an important tradition; it’s an opportunity to meet friends,...
Karl Johans Gate – the main street of Oslo

Karl Johans Gate – the main street of Oslo

It’s not for nothing that Karl Johans Gate is the main street of Oslo; you’ll find both the Royal Palace, the Parliament and other important points of interests along the street.  The street Karl Johans Gate got it’s name from Karl XIV Johan (dead...