Armchair travel: PEI's Christopher Gillis cruises Scandanavia and Russia
The cruise of Scandinavia and Russia begins in Copehagen, Denmark, sails north to Oslo, Norway, then south to Berlin, Germany. It crosses the Baltic Sea to historic Tallinn, Estonia, then east to St. Petersburg, Russia and Helsinki, Finland before ...
Fjords, Food, and Fewer Crowds: A Visit to Bergen, Norway
This summer, instead of the usual beach vacation, consider a visit to Bergen, Norway. While the capital city of Oslo tends to top travel lists, the country's second-largest city is wooing travelers with its natural beauty (it's surrounded by the ...
How Otto Warmbier Made It Out Of North Korea
Last month, a group of U.S. diplomats and experts, among them the State Department's special envoy to North Korea Joseph Y. Yun, traveled to Oslo, Norway for a series of informal talks with North Korean officials. It was decided there that Swedish ...
US official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release
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Morgan said that trip, for some reason, really stuck with her. Also, in Oslo, Norway, the couple took a train on an excursion into the mountains, and somewhere on top of the mountain range, someone sang to them. In Russia, the couple visited the ...
Making an art of Nordic cool: Inside The Thief hotel in Oslo, a modern gem with guests including Selena Gomez
Good enough for the rest of us? Norway is a country that caters best for those on multi-album deals. A meal at Fru K costs about £100 a head, meaning that the £280-a-night rooms including breakfast at The Thief (through mrandmrssmith.com) are a bit of ...
Oslo's car ban sounded simple enough. Then the backlash began
More people own cars in Frogner than in most other parts of Oslo – 38% household ownership, compared to roughly 30% in other central neighbourhoods – and the idea of losing all their parking space to bike lanes did not appeal. “We are not against ...
How the US secured Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea
After that meeting in New York, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson consulted with President Donald Trump and instructed Yun to prepare to travel to North Korea with the intent of bringing Warmbier back to the United States, the official told CNN. ... May ...
Timeline of Otto Warmbier's saga in North Korea before being released
American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
North Korea frees American student
South Africa: Golden Girl Semenya Stars in Oslo
Caster Semenya was the shining light for a handful of South African athletes on Diamond League duty in Oslo, Norway on Thursday night. The Rio ... We ran into a 1.3m/sec headwind so I'm satisfied, after a difficult travel to the event. My first 50m was ...
Sports briefs: track, soccer, football, golf
Olympic champion Derek Drouin of Corunna tied for third place in men's high jump by clearing 2.25 metres at the Diamond League's Bislett Games on Thursday in Oslo, Norway. High jump is also scheduled for Diamond League events July 1 in Paris and July ...
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