Norway’s capital city Oslo offers a lot for the curious traveler. New museums such as the National Gallery and the Munch Museum have put Oslo well and truly on the cultural map for European travel.

With so many things to do in Oslo, you don’t need to leave the city to enjoy a vacation. But once you’ve spent a few days


Long-distance trains in Norway are a genuine travel bargain in a country not known for its budget travel opportunities. Traveling between the big cities by train is usually cheaper than flying, while it provides the added benefit of scenic views for much of the journey.

The downside is that Norway’s rail infrastructure is ageing and still single-track in many places, meaning