Norway News

Bergen Børs reopens as luxury hotel in Norway

Bergen Børs reopens as luxury hotel in Norway

4 days ago Hotel News

“True luxury is always modest,” muses Eero Koivisto, one of the Swedish architect and design trio Claesson Koivisto Rune. The firm have recently completed work on Bergen Børs, their third hotel project for hyperlocal Norwegian hospitality group De Bergenske inside a year.

Oslo Airport opens new terminal extension

Oslo Airport opens new terminal extension

29 April 2017 Airline News

Oslo Airport has officially opened its new 115,000 square metre extension, which is set to increase capacity at the facility to 32 million passengers. The extension features a new 300 metre-long pier, 11 new gates, and new retail and restaurant outlets.

Polar bear attack victims recovering

6 August 2011 Tourism News

Four victims of the polar bear attack that resulted in the death of a British teenager, are recovering in University Hospital in Tromsoe after undergoing surgery, according to reports.

British tourist killed by polar bear in Norway

5 August 2011 Tourism News

A British tourist has been mauled to death in the north of Norway while travelling with the British Schools Exploring Society. The attack – which happened at Von Postbreen, approximately 40 kilometres from Longyearbyen – saw four other travellers injured earlier today.

Travellers urged to avoid Oslo as trial begins

25 July 2011 Tourism News

Travellers in Norway have been urged to avoid the centre of Oslo as investigations into an explosion on Friday continue. Anders Behring Breivik, 32, is believed to have detonated a car bomb in the government district of the city before launching a further attack at a youth camp on Utoya Island, 40 kilometres to the west.

Double attacks in Norway kill 91

23 July 2011 Tourism News

91 people were killed in Norway when a gunman opened fire at a holiday camp just hours after a bomb exploded outside the Prime Minister’s Office, according to reports.

Norway rocked by bomb blast

22 July 2011 Tourism News

An explosion has killed at least two people outside offices occupied by the prime minister in Oslo, Norway. The offices of Norwegian prime minister Jens Stoltenberg were extensively damaged following what officials described as a “bomb”.