Oslo, the capital and the most populous city in Norway which also constitutes a county and a municipality. It is the economic and governmental center of Norway especially in field trade, banking, shipping and industry. Oslo is a home of many companies within maritime sector, which some of it among the world’s largest shipping companies, ship brokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo also has be listed as one of the most expensive city among the world with such other global cities as Zurich, Geneva, Copenhagen, Paris and Tokyo.
Not only many attractive exhibitions owned by Oslo, but there still another festivals, attractions. Some of exhibition places which very recommended for the visitor such as The Viking Ship Museum, consist of viking ancient ship and discovery from the viking era retrieved in the region of Gokstad, Oseberg; Holmenkollen Ski Museum, depicting 4000 year of skiing history in the form of rock carvings; The Kon Tiki Museum, it houses of original boats and artifacts used by Thor during his expedition; The Polar Ship Farm, constitute the illustration of Norway foremost polar explorer across the Arctic ice abroad; and still many other impressive museums.
There are some fun indoor and outdoor festivals that all the citizen and visitor can enjoy such as Oslo Opera Festival, a Norway top festival for opera and musical drama; Film from the South Festival, a unique festival in Oslo since 1991 which present the best film from Asia, Africa, America Latin, and the Middle East; Oslo Beer Festival, a festival for they who love and passionate of beer, consist of 25 bars and restaurants at Aker Brygge; and the last is Oslo World Music Festival.
Another things to do when coming in Oslo, by visit these good certain places as your next trips such as a medical castle and royal residents called Akershus Castle; a beautiful old sailing ship, Christian Radich; Norwegian center for design and architecture, Doga; a production place of glass from 1800s up until today, Hadeland Galssverk; most visited of tourist attraction of ski simulator, Holmenkollen Natonal Ski Arena; a place for more than 100 reptiles, Oslo Reptile Park; etc.
Some hotels there are absolutely recommended for people who has ever been visit it before. For price, it surely has different prices from one hotel to the other depend on the location and it facilities served. I suggest you to determine which one is suit on your wish and it will better if you choose the hotel nearby the tourist places. Those recommended hotels are Tjuvholmen Executive Suites, Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Thon Hotel Astoria, Grand Hotel Rica, Scandic Byporten, and the other luxury hotels.