eBook DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Norway, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756693306
  • ISBN-13: 9780756693305
  • DDC: 914.81044
  • 304 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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DK Eyewitness Norway will lead you straight to the best attractions this breathtaking country has to offer. Packed with stunning photography, illustrations, discover Norway region by region; from the enchanting Northern Lights and beautiful fjords, to the vibrant Oslo nightlife. The guide provides all the insider tips every visitor needs, whether you are whale watching, exploring museums or hiking across spectacular mountains, with comprehensive listings of the best hotels, restaurants, shops and nightlife in each region for all budgets. You'll find 3D cutaways and floorplans of all the must-see sites of major cities and towns plus reliable information about getting around this incredible country. DK Eyewitness Norway explores the culture, history, wildlife and architecture, not missing dramatic walks, hikes, scenic routes and churches, as well as guidance on Norwegian cuisine and the midnight sun. With all the sights, beaches, markets and festivals listed town by town, DK Eyewitness Norway is your essential companion. Don't miss a thing on your holiday with DK Eyewitness Norway.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
How to Use this Guide.
1: Introducing Norway.
2: Discovering Norway.
3: Putting Norway on the Map.
4: A Portrait of Norway.
5: The Fjords.
6: Landscape and Wildlife.
7: The Norwegian Bunad.
8: The Home of Skiing.
9: Norway through the Year.
10: The History of Norway.
11: Oslo Area by Area.
12: Oslo at a Glance.
13: Central Oslo West.
14: Central Oslo East.
15: Bygdøy.
16: Further Afield.
17: Shopping in Oslo.
18: Entertainment in Oslo.
19: Oslo Street Finder.
20: Norway Area by Area.
21: Around Oslofjorden.
22: Exploring Oslofjorden.
23: Eastern Norway.
24: Exploring Eastern Norway.
25: Sørlandet and Telemark.
26: Exploring Sørlandet and Telemark.
27: Vestlandet.
28: Exploring Vestlandet.
29: Trøndelag.
30: Exploring Trøndelag.
31: Northern Norway and Svalbard.
32: Exploring Northern Norway and Svalbard.
33: Travellers’ Needs.
34: Where to Stay.
35: Choosing a Hotel.
36: Where to Eat.
37: The Flavours of Norway.
38: Choosing a Restaurant.
39: Shopping in Norway.
40: What to Buy in Norway.
41: Where to Shop in Norway.
42: Entertainment in Norway.
43: Sports and Outdoor Activities.
44: Specialist Holidays and Tours.
45: Survival Guide.
46: Practical Information.
47: Personal Security and Health.
48: Banking and Local Currency.
49: Communications and Media.
50: Travel Information.
51: Travelling by Air, Train, Bus and Boat.
52: Travelling by Car.
53: Getting Around Oslo.
General Index.
Phrase Book.