The city of Oslo is the capital of Norway. It is a vibrant city that has much to offer on your next trip to Europe either in summer or winter. Here are two excellent hotels in Oslo so you can stay during your stay.
Rica Victoria Hotel
This hotel is part of the hotel chain Rica Hotels. This is a first class hotel, located in downtown Oslo. It is close to various attractions and services such as the Norwegian Parliament, the airport bus station, the Royal Palace, the Kon-Tiki Museum, Akershus Fortress, The National Gallery. And is only 50 meters from Smuget, one of the greatest cultural centers of Oslo, where concerts, theaters, cabaret and disco.
Features 199 spacious and comfortable. Some are single, double or suites. The atmosphere is contemporary. It has internet access throughout the hotel. It has a restaurant, bar and parking. Rates from 137 EUR per day (standard room, 2 persons, including buffet breakfast and internet access).
The UN, as every year, has just presented his report on the Human Development Index. It is used to evaluate the quality of life in over 182 countries worldwide. The data have been taken to develop the ranking are the year 2007, just before the start of the terrible economic crisis is still raging in our society.
This year Norway is the country that brought the cat to water. The Nordics have taken the upper hand over Australia and Iceland, countries that complete this privileged ranking. Spain has been placed in the fifteenth place, thus surpassing the results obtained a position at the last annual report issued by the UN.
As can be seen, most countries are in the top positions are European. It costs a lot to find a South American or African country in early position.