Oslo is the capital of Norway, and one of the most exciting cities in Scandinavia. Explore Viking History in the Viking Ship Museum, which exhibits real and replica ships that date back around 1,000 years.
Art lovers will adore the Viogeland Sculpture Park, which features some of the most famous sculptures in the world, available for visitors to get up close and personal with. Plus, it’s open all year round! Then, there’s a museum dedicated entirely to the painter Edvard Munch, whose most famous work ‘The Scream’ is one of the most prolific images in all of pop culture.
Beyond the visual arts, there’s the Oslo Opera House – one of the finest and best reputed in the world. Be sure to catch a show on your visit! Oslo was also the home of Henrik Ibsen, one of the most influential playwrights ever. His house has been converted to the Ibsen Museum, and is open to visitors and fans.