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Apr212019

Early spring walk through sunny Oslo

The first week of April in Oslo meant snow-covered hills around Oslo Airport on the 50 km train ride to the city and limited appearance of green buds on trees once in Oslo city center. Still, the clear sky and daytime temperature rising to the low teens in European measure, mid-50s for Americans, on a…

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Apr092019

Oslo vs. Prague price comparison

Prague is relatively cheap and Oslo is pretty damn expensive for a middle class American tourist. Six days in Prague eating out in restaurants two times every day, drinking copious amounts of beer, buying souvenirs and traveling all around the city on public transportation cost less than $300 for two of us. Less than 24…

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Aug222018

Oslo, Norway summer days

Oslo, Norway is a place I have visited twice, the first time in winter 2013 and then returned 18 months later in late summer 2014. My first trip in March 2013 was only a 23 hour layover on an incredible AAdvantage frequent flyer one-way award ticket where I traveled from Berlin TXL – Oslo OSL…

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May142018

Time for an Oslo revisit 2018

While searching for a Victoria, British Columbia hotel photo on a back up drive file from three years ago to complete the final touch on an article about Preferred Hotels reward nights, several Oslo, Norway photo files from 2014 on my hard drive intercepted my attention. Oslo has been on my mind the past week…

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