20 C
Oslo
Sunday, August 14, 2022

Tag: hotels

Strong krone threatens hotels

Economic problems abroad combined with Norway's strong currency, the krone, have left Norwegian hotel owners in outlying areas fearing that fewer tourists will be...

Tough times for outlying hotels

While hotels in many Norwegian cities and around airports are enjoying high occupancy rates, those in outlying areas keep struggling to fill their rooms....

State tackles new hotel star system

Ads started running in Norwegian media last week for a leader to coordinate a new state-backed project that's caused lots of arguments in the...

Opera House draws the most tourists

Oslo's still-new Opera House has emerged as the capital's top tourist attraction. It now out-ranks the Frogner Park and the Holmenkollen Ski Jump by...

Outlying hotels struggling

Norway's economy remains strong and the cruise business is booming, but tourist hotels in outlying areas of the country are struggling to stay in...

Hotels finally cash in on Ski-VM

Most hotels in the Oslo area were fully booked this week and through the end of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships (Ski-VM) on...

Hotels slump, cruising soars

While Norwegian hotels are having a disappointing summer season this year, the number of cruise passengers passing through Norway has skyrocketed. It's debatable, though,...

Thieves target Norwegian hotels

Several hotels in Norway have been the targets of theft in recent weeks and police suspect the crime wave involves bands of highly mobile...

Hotels to adopt star system

Not all are participating, but many Norwegian hotels may soon adopt the international ranking system that uses stars to describe a hotel's standard. It...

FOR THE RECORD

Donate

If you like what we’re doing, please consider a donation. It’s easy using PayPal, or our Norway bank account. READ MORE

MOST READ THIS WEEK

CURRENCY RATES
For up-to-date info on exchange rates and currency news, Newsinenglish.no recommends ExchangeRates.org.uk - Exchange Rates UK
For more news on Arctic developments.