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Sep232014

How I stole 2 nights at The Thief Oslo with points

The Thief Oslo is ranked the number one hotel in Oslo, Norway on TripAdvisor. The Thief hotel has generated buzz since opening in January 2013.  The hotel location in Oslo is the upscale Aker Brygge waterfront district of high rise residences, trendy restaurants and the Astrup-Fearnley Museum of modern art. How I stole 2 nights…

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Sep162014

Clarion Collection Havnekontoret Bergen

This is part two of my hotel review for Clarion Collection Havnekontoret Bergen on hotel rooms and gym. Public spaces and food for this #1 rated TripAdvisor hotel in Bergen, Norway in Part One of Clarion Collection Havnekontoret Bergen is here. The hotel is 16,000 Choice Privileges points per night. There were several room types…

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Sep132014

Hotel Atlantic Sandefjord, Clarion Collection

Hotel Atlantic Sandefjord, Clarion Collection is a 100-year old hotel in the historic whaling town on the southeast coast of Norway. Besides a visit to the whaling museum, two other reasons to find yourself in Sandefjord are the Sandefjord TORP airport 4 minutes by train north of town and the Color Line Sandefjord – Strømstad,…

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Sep122014

Oslo Sandefjord Torp Airport low cost flights

There are currently five airlines operating at Oslo Sandefjord Torp Airport (TRF) 120 km south of Oslo with Norwegian Air, RyanAir, WizzAir, Widerøe (SAS) and KLM. Oslo Sandefjord Torp Airport low cost flights provided a great alternative for cheap and quick transportation to Bergen, Norway (BGO). Oslo Sandefjord Torp Airport (TRF) is one of two…

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Sep092014

Six days in Norway and $6 spent on food

Thought I would give an update on Norway now that I have completed six days of my 13 day trip. Six days in Norway and $6 spent on food so far. I have not been lying awake at night with hunger pangs either. The duvet overheating me is what wakes me at night. Nordic Choice…

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Aug192014

Two weeks in Norway with $6,000 in free Choice Hotels on points

If Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano does not blow its top preventing air travel between the USA and Europe, then in a couple of weeks I will be hotel hopping in Norway with $6,000 in free Choice Hotels on points. This is a great deal for $850 in Choice Privileges points that were available for purchase in the Daily…

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Aug032014

Ascend Collection hotels in Scandinavia

Lately I have become very familiar with NordicChoiceHotels.com website. I plan to live in Choice Hotels in Scandinavia next month when I visit Norway and possibly Sweden. With over 170 hotels, Nordic Choice Hotels offer many choices outside the major cities. There are no hotels in most major chains in Norway. No Hilton, Hyatt, IHG,…

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Mar282013

Nordic Choice Hotels and Nordic Choice Club loyalty program

Choice Privileges members from the U.S. may not realize this clause in the hotel loyalty program rules and regulations: You can earn Choice Privileges points at any Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Quality®, Sleep Inn®, Clarion®, Ascend Hotel Collection®, Cambria Suites®, MainStay Suites®, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel®, Econo Lodge® and Rodeway Inn® location in the U.S.,…

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