A brand new edition packed with up-to-date information in an easy-to-read format, featuring colour-coded sections and detailed, full-colour maps. There are detailed walking routes that combine all the must-see attractions plus a few hidden treasures too. The top 10 sights are highlighted and other attractions are pinpointed throughout the guide using a handy star rating system, making it very easy for visitors with limited time. All the main sights and attractions are cross-referenced to the maps, providing instant orientation and allowing you to tailor your chosen routes exactly to the places you most want to visit. Everything from history and culture, to entertainment, food and drink is explored and there is also practical information covering transport, accommodation, restaurants, essential contact numbers and much more. Small in size but big on detail, this guide provides all the information you need at your fingertips. It is durable and ultra portable, so it can go, wherever you go.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Top Ten Sights; A Land of Superlatives; Historical Highlights. Places: Oslo; Bergen; Kristiansand; Trondheim; Tromso; The land of fjords and ferries; From east to west; Flat land and broad valleys; From the South Cape to the West Cape; Up into the mountains; Big city lights to the Northern Lights; Heleland: islands, meadows and glaciers; The far north. Culture: Art and Architecture; Literature; Music; Festivals and Events. Travel Tips: Food and Drink; Active Holidays; Practical Information; Accomodation. Index; Useful phrases.