A gorgeous Scandinavian country with surrounding mountains, glaciers and so many coastal fjords, Norway is bliss to visit. This country is definitely one of those rare places that one would love to visit for its divine beauty. A lot of beautiful cities combined together make Norway one of the most loved destinations in the world. It is famed for a lot of things and most of it is because of the beauty it encompasses in its cities. Whether it is the capital city of Oslo or the wooden houses of Bergen- everything is dramatic here. You can visit some of the most renowned cities here and turn your journey to Norway into one of the most memorable ones.
Bergen- A leading port
The second-largest city in Norway, known for its dramatic wooden houses and starting point for cruises, this place is a definite yes for your visit. Bergen has been the nation’s leading port since the bygone days and has continually served as the starting point for cruises. Thus, this place has given trade and commerce a boost in Norway. Moreover, the landscape of this place is also incredible. It is surrounded by seven hills as well as seven fjords adding to the beauty even more. The gorgeous wooden houses are so dramatic that you would love to gaze in awe at this beauty. You can stroll on the roads, visit the port side, go fishing, hiking and explore the neighboring islands. The scenic Fjords surrounding the city make this place a must-visit for everyone.
Oslo- The Green capital city
With its vibrant atmosphere, Oslo is one of the most populated cities in Norway. It is definitely worth the visit because it offers very laid-back yet adventurous things to do. Being a cosmopolitan city, it has everything that you can think of. Its gorgeous parks and penetrating forests that cover 2/3rd of the city, shopping centers, nightlife, outdoor activities as well as rich culture and historic buildings make it a delight to visit. Oslo has a plethora of historic buildings that found their home in Norway since the time of the 19th century. This further makes Oslo an architecturally equipped place as well. The views of this place are amazing because of so much greenery and they will grab your heart like nothing else. You can simply go hiking, fishing or indulge in the sightseeing places to know more about its history.
Alesund- The most picturesque city
Talking about the country’s most beautiful city, Alesund has bagged that position for sure. Although the architecture is a little bizarre here, Alesund is definitely one of the most stunning cities in Norway. It showcases an eclectic mix of buildings and houses clubbed together in long lines with a calm lake in the center. This waterfront makes this place no less than a harbor. It further adds to the beauty of this place with its colorful vibes and gorgeous landscape. The thing that makes Alesund stand out from the rest of the cities is its beauty and the way it has been constructed. Using stone and brick in the most vintage style, all the houses and buildings showcase the perfect Jugendstil design which is actually Northern Europe’s version of Art Nouveau. This art form is visible throughout the city, thus making it one of the most picturesque places in Norway.
Stavanger- The land of gorgeous beaches
If you have had a good visit to the gorgeous cities, historic buildings, and museums to admire, it is nearly time to hit the beach. And if we are talking about beaches, it has to be in Stavanger. Stavanger is a beautiful city located in the northwest region of Norway. It is a plethora of long stretch sandy beaches which makes it a popular summer destination. tourists hit this spot during summertime to chill with their family and friends. Explore this Scandanavian land, hit the beach and go sunbathing when sunshine hits you right in the face. Apart from fun vibes, the Stavanger Cathedral is the country’s best Medieval church and you definitely cannot miss it.
Tromso- The largest city
The largest city in Northern Norway, Tromso is known for its exotic beauty as well. Here, you can explore the city and enjoy the views of some amazing museums. This place is great for landscape beauty and stunning forests that you can admire in peace and tranquility. A trail along the stunning Storsteinen Mountain in a Cable Car is a great thing for visitors. Do not give this one a miss and make your trip a memorable one.This entry was posted in Europe, Travel