Living in Oslo

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If you are looking forward to settle in Norway, why not turn to Oslo? As Norway's biggest city and one of the oldest capitals of Scandinavian countries, Oslo attracts expatriates in large numbers for its unparalleled quality of life despite the high cost of living.

As a global metropolis and a major economic, industry, trade, banking and shipping hub, Oslo provides many job opportunities to expatriates.

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The Norway guide

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Renting in Norway, deposits that are required, where to look for leasings and what to do if you can't find something suitable.

Accommodation in Norway: information and tips about finding a place to live in Norway being a foreigner.

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Oslo bloggers

Thien Lan's Blog

2 years ago

a French family with two young kids settles down is Oslo after 12 years in Sydney and 11 months in Zürich. Restaurant reviews, parenting, career... there's something new every Thursday for you to enjoy. Bonus: lots of tips and a dash of humour to thank the readers.

Haiku Travel Blog

2 years ago

Exploring Norway 17 syllables at a time. Norway Roving Scholar traveling around Norway taking photos and writing haiku.

The Johansens

2 years ago

Expat, newlywed and expectant mummy, I write a blog about my experience here in Norway, from ice related incidents to lifestyle changes.


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French tutor

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Vietnamese teacher

15 usd per hour

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Kylling og Pizza
Sinsenterrassen 14, Oslo


Lingu Oslo
Rådhusgata 20, Oslo

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Alfa Quality Moving & Relocation
Johan Follestads vei 7 NO-3474 Åros, Oslo

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