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Aker Brygge, Oslo

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Stretching along one of the arms of the Oslo Fjord in the location of a former shipyard, Aker Brygge creates a melting pot where business people, artists, musicians, and celebrities meet and mingle. Several workshop halls of the 19th-century shipyard have been turned into shopping areas with restaurants, art galleries, and a cinema, creating a city-within-a-city. Shop, have a drink, or taste some fresh seafood at the restaurants on the boats by the dock. A walk along the waterfront, with its mixture of old buildings and modern architecture, gives a general view into the history of Norwegian shipbuilding. Visit one of the small harbors, hop on a boat, and take a ride to one of the nearby islands. The area hosts several festivals. Arrange to visit Aker Brygge and other attractions in Oslo using our Oslo online itinerary maker .
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  • Aker Brygge is probably the most popular destination in Oslo. Every day it's very busy and depending on weather the bars and restaurants spill onto the pavements. A large variety of bars and restauran...  more »
  • Overall just a nice shopping area on the waterfront. I had a blast people watching as they left work and headed toward the ferry. That was a cool sight.  more »
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