Oslo is the most populous and the capital city of Norway. It came into existence in the late 1040s and was founded by the king of Norway. The city is of great importance to the country and is a hub for banking, science, technology, industry and shipping and is the economic center of Norway. Oslo is a global city and is ideal for a quality lifestyle. It was ranked as the most expensive city in the world and is now the 2nd most expensive city in the world in terms of capital goods and consumer goods. It also has a high growth rate in terms of population and is the fastest growing city in Europe. One of the parts of the economy is tourism and there are several attractions for tourists in the city. If you are looking for cheap car hire Oslo Gardermoen Airport then compare prices with us.
There are several museums throughout the city and the most visited museum is the Historical Museum which is visited by thousands of tourists. It displays the history of the ancient city of Oslo from the Stone Age. You will find ancient antiques including coins, bank notes, medals etc. in this museum. Another popular museum is the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History and is regarded as one of the biggest museums in Europe. It is an open air museum and has over 100 different ancient houses in display. Also there is a church which was built in the year 1200.
One of the most impressive places is the Vigelandsparken Sculpture Park and is visited by almost all tourists. The park has 212 sculptures which can be viewed by anyone for free. It is an ideal place for barbeques and picnics. Also, there is a Vigeland museum nearby which displays several ancient antiques. Car hire Oslo Gardermoen Airport is the best way to view near by attractions.
Another popular place is the new Holmenkollen Ski Jump and is the world’s first designer ski jump. The structure is huge and beautiful and is designed by professional architects and engineers. You can also go to the top to get a magnificent view of the city. There is a ski museum as well which displays the history of skiing since 3000 years. It also has some displays from the winter Olympics.
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