Sunrise on our ferry which we have taken overnight from København, Denmark to Oslo, Norway.
Sunrise, Oslo Fjord.
Another ferry comes in behind us as we make our way up the Oslo Fjord.
Taking in the exciting views from the observation deck.
A small lighthouse island very near Oslo.
Oslo harbor and our ferry dock.
We start our time in Oslo with a walk around the city. Much of the main street, Karl Johans Gate, is a pedestrian mall.
A restaurant hidden behind the Domkirke.
The interior of the Grand Hotel, where Nobel Peace Prize winners stay while in Oslo to accept the award.
The Norwegian Parliament building.
The central Oslo street, Karl Johans Gate.
This is the city hall, or Rådhuset.
The Rådhuset is where the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony takes place.
It is in this room of the Rådhuset (City Hall) where the Nobel Peace Prize is presented.
The interior wall of the grand ceremonial room of the Rådhuset.
A celebration quilt of Oslo handing in the Rådhuset.
The central park of Oslo.
Lunch in Oslo's central park.
The view down Karl Johans Gate with the Royal Palace at the far end.
Much of Karl Johans Gate is a pedestrian mall.
Frogner Park on the outskirts of Oslo is very extensive, and contains an outdoor scultpure collection dedicated to one artist.
Lining the rails of the pedestrian bridge in Frogner Park are sculptures by Gustav Vigeland.