Press Releases

Food, beverage and convenience store offerings at the "new Oslo Airport"

Nov 14, 2015 07:05 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Although the "new Oslo Airport" won’t officially open until Thursday, 27 April 2017, we can give you a sneak preview of the new food, beverage and convenience store offerings for our passengers right now. A total of five operators have been selected to serve food and beverages to the passengers at Norway's main airport.

​Searching for the official theme song 2016

Oct 27, 2015 07:30 GMT Oslo Pride Oslo Pride gets ready for pride in 2016 and is now searching for the artist to create the official theme song.

35% cheaper to host meetings in Norway

Oct 21, 2015 14:42 BST VisitNorway Over the past two years, it has become 35% cheaper to host meetings and conferences in Norway. A very favourable pound to the Norwegian krone makes this the perfect time to go – combining memorable activities like northern lights hunting and top facilities with a budget-friendly bill.

Blockbuster international exhibition is rewriting art history

Sep 24, 2015 13:42 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter With the exhibition Hilma af Klint – A Pioneer of Abstraction, an international success seen by over one million people comes to Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) at Høvikodden.

​​New direct route to the northern lights in Norway

Sep 02, 2015 11:43 BST VisitNorway From February 2016, it will be even easier to experience the mythical northern lights in Norway. Tour operator Inghams introduces two new packages featuring an exclusive direct flight from London Gatwick to Evenes, visiting towns such Harstad and Narvik, as well as the stunning fjords and islands scattered across Northern Norway.

In Search of Matisse opens the fall season at Henie Onstad Kunstsenter

Sep 01, 2015 09:22 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter Looting of cultural heritage and artworks is addressed in exhibition Famous artworks by Pablo Picasso, Pierre Bonnard, and Henri Matisse are juxtaposed with new work from such contemporary artists as Michael Rakowitz, Céline Condorelli, Dag Erik Elgin, Marianne Heier, and Matts Leiderstam when Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) launches its fall exhibition season with In Search of Matisse.

New festival - Glamping to the tunes of opera

Aug 04, 2015 12:00 BST VisitNorway For the first time this August, Mimi Goes Glamping kicks off. A cooperation between Bergen National Opera and Åmot Operafarm, the new festival combines music, outdoor activities like yoga and fly fishing, and locally produced gourmet food, all in scenic surroundings just outside Bergen.

Norway – far cheaper than you think with the Explore Norway offer

Jun 17, 2015 16:43 BST VisitNorway Norway is hardly known to be on the cheap, and while we still have a way to go on the Spanish it has never been a financially better time to go. The airline Widerøe and the hotel chain Scandic are this summer introducing a package offering travellers the opportunity to fly and stay 14 days across all of Norway for less than £660.

Tooji - the Pussy Riot of Norway?

Jun 11, 2015 20:51 BST Oslo Pride Music video promoting gay rights divides Norwegian society.

Faith, hope and love: But the greatest of these is love

Jun 08, 2015 05:58 BST Oslo Pride Toojis is out and proud! With his new art video Tooji hopes to kickstart a debate making love between persons of the same sex to be seen as something beautiful in religion. “