Welcome to Oslo

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Oslo is one of the wealthiest cities in Europe, thanks to the country’s thriving oil industry. This is visible in its glass-covered skyscrapers, its new subway and, of course, in a whole bunch of trendy restaurants, bars and shops. This beautiful city is situated right next to the Oslo fjord and it’s constantly expanding and developing.

Facts

Population 600,000
Currency NOK, 1 krone = 100 øre
Opening hours Monday-Friday 10.00-18.00, Saturday 10.00-16.00. Department stores are open Monday-Friday 10.00-20.00, Saturday 9.00-18.00.
Newspapers VG (Verdens Gang)
Aftenposten
Dagbladet
Natt & Dag
Emergency numbers Police: 112
Fire department: 110
Ambulance: 113
Tourist information Tourist information/Rådhuset
Fridtjof Nansens Plass 5, enter from Roald Amundsens gate
+47 81 53 05 55