Tag Archives: Oslo

Why You Need to Visit Norway This Fall!

Norway is not known for over the top warm weather. Instead, the temperatures stay cool most of the year. So, if you enjoy dressing warm and wearing fall sweaters, Norway is the perfect place for you to spend your Autumn. Need more reasons to holiday in Norway this fall? Read on for three reasons you need to visit Norway! 1. Autumn Colors Most people think of pine trees when considering Norway for viewing fall colors. Truth is, there are a lot of deciduous trees too. Not only do they tur ... read more

Five Nordic Hot Spots for New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve in the Nordic countries offers tourists a variety of celebrations. Spend time outdoors in a large event or settle into a cozy restaurant or bar. If you are looking to celebrate the New Year in style, read to the end for a bonus tip. There is a location you can celebrate twice in one night! 1. Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen celebrates with a celebration at the town square Amalienborg, the Royal Palace. The Royal Guard dresses in the red gala uniforms for the Royal Guard Par ... read more

Four Amazing Cities to View Autumn in Europe

The northern hemisphere is cooling off this time of year. Tourism slows making sightseeing more enjoyable for those who prefer less crowds. If you enjoy quiet walks to take in all the fall colors, it’s the perfect time to visit Europe’s most beautiful fall cities. Budapest, Hungary Temperatures in Budapest linger around 70 degrees Fahrenheit/ 21 degrees Celsius. This is the perfect temperature to enjoy the many festivals in the region. Most of the tourists have returned home and th ... read more

Summer Favorites of 2015

If you’re an early bird and already looking to find where to spend this year's summer holidays, then read up, reviews are already out, whether it’s Lonely Planet, Frommers, The Guardian or Telegraph, you’ll find one thing in common; our great Red Apple Cities will always be somewhere on top of these lists. So, question yourself, what’s your mood this year. Are you up for a city break or you fancy a romantic escape in Paris or Venice with your loved one? Want to discover all the tradit ... read more

FIS Nordic World Ski Championships

Hosted since 1925, the Nordic World Ski Championships is probably the most prestigious event of its kind. The contest, which includes cross country skiing, ski jumping and Nordic combined is hosted at Holmenkollen. The arena underwent major renovations last year, after an open architecture competition  Julien de Smedt Architects' design was named the winner.   Now Holmenkollen is referred to as the World's most modern ski jump. Some even say that it's the 3rd best known sporting arena, followi ... read more

Neighborhood Profile - Oslo's Grünerløkka

No one's ever doubted Oslo's cool factor. "Trendy" is hardly the word to describe the coolness of this capital city with a great college town vibe. The capital of Norway's capital of cool is the Grünerløkka neighborhood, a former mill town with a surprisingly cheery exterior. Like in a lot of post-industrial parts of town, when the factories left, the creative types moved in to Grünerløkka and brought with them a revitalization that makes the industrial look of the neighborhood somehow brigh ... read more

Hotel Apartment: The Mythical Service-Oriented Beast

Red Apple Apartments lists a number of hotel apartments in each of its cities, but what exactly is a hotel apartment? Is it a hotel or an apartment? A two-headed beast? We prefer to think of it as the best of both worlds. Many travelers, whether visiting a city on business or pleasure, like the independence of cooking their own meals or at least preparing their own cup of coffee in the morning. If you are traveling with children or with a group of colleagues, it is important to have private bed ... read more

Check Out Our City Guides

At Red Apple Apartments we pride ourselves on our service and we do everything we can to make your stay in our apartment and your entire visit to our cities as comfortable and relaxing as possible. While we want you to feel at home in our accommodation, we also recognize that you might want to get out and do some sightseeing during your stay. So if you decide to leave the comfort of your apartment, we have created city guides to help you plan your excursions. The guides have information on city ... read more

New Red Apple Apartments in New Red Apple Cities

You may have noticed that our home page is getting crowded with flags. That's because Red Apple Apartments is now represented in all of the Nordic countries with new apartments recently listed in Stockholm, Helsinki and Oslo. We are excited to be serving these important capitals. Each Scandinavian capital offers history, art and nature in abundance and our apartments are always located either right in the heart of the city center or with easy access to city attractions and amenities. Our lists ... read more

We will offer apartments in Oslo shortly!

We are working hard these days to find self-catering apartments, serviced apartments and hotel apartments in Oslo to offer our customers. If you are an apartment owner or apartment manager and are intersted in working with us in Oslo please contact us by sending an email toinfo@redappleapartments.com or by simply call the telephone numbers listed on our website www.redappleapartments.com. If you send us an email, please remember to include pictures of the apartment(s) as it will ... read more