Norwegian Capital

The Norwegian capital is other metropolises in nothing after Norway fans rave about the small metropolis on the Oslo Fjord: Oslo offers also many outdoor activities due to its unique location next to a tranquil urban flair. Especially popular are hikes along Oslo’s town mountain, the Holmenkollen. The oldest ski jumping Hill in the world, is located here. The Internet portal informs about the sights of the city. The Gardermoen airport is located north of the city and is served by numerous airlines. In the summer, the Islands offer recreation for locals and tourists of pure.

They can be reached by boat or ferry. A trip to the Museum Island Bygdoy, which can be reached by ferry from the City Hall Quay is also worthwhile. Here are several beaches, but also the Viking Museum. The Polar ship Fram can be seen in the wooden. The Akershus fortress on the peninsula of Akersnes is worth a visit. Here offers a panoramic views of the Harbour and the City Hall.

The contemporary landmarks of Oslo is the newly built Opera. Built in white marble, can the visitors as on a glacier on your walk. Main shopping street of the city is the Karl Johans gate. It runs from the station to the Royal Palace. Here, visitors never miss the changing of the guard. The most famous son of the city is the painter Edvard Munch. He became known with his work the cry”. Art lovers can visit his paintings in the Munch Museum. Also the Aula of the University houses a wall painting by Munch. In the evening, visit the waterfront Akerbrygge is worth. Here, numerous restaurants and pubs are located on the edge of the fjord. More information:…/ Zoo oslo… Contact: Tilo Sommer University first media GmbH barefoot streets 11 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59

New York Visit

Special discount actions making a New York visit in January and February particularly attractive more of NYC in the Hudson City has presented yesterday the new winter campaign get NYC & company, the official tourist office in New York City,. Your visitors can save in January and February at nights, when shopping and for the first time when musicals. Danny Meyer might disagree with that approach. Information about the offers are available immediately on the Web site to find getmorenyc. More than 80 hotels participate in get more NYC and offer up to 35% discount on the best available rate in January and February. Many writers such as Danny Meyer offer more in-depth analysis. May be booked until November 2 about getmorenyc. Participating hotels include luxury legends like Hotel Plaza Athenee and The Pierre, but also middle-class hotels such as the Hampton Inn Manhattan Times Square North.

Even after November 2 more hotel specials available until February 28, which vary from hotel to hotel. For the first time, there will be an own Broadway week from 24 January to 10 February. For 40 hot Broadway shows two cards can musical fans starting on January 3. buy for the price of one and stars like Christina Ricci and Daniel Radcliffe live on stage. From November 2 tickets for kid’s night are already getmorenyc about on Broadway can be booked. For Broadway shows between February 6 and 10 get a free entrance ticket for children and young people in when you buy a regular ticket up to 18 years for the same show. American Express customers can collect in addition get more NYC from January 24 to 28 February in more than 250 shops, restaurants and museums of the city triple bonus points.

Get more NYC is part of the international communication campaign of New York see more. Be more. This is NYC, which was launched in June of this year. You is based on public private partnerships and comes out with a campaign worth US$ 30 million almost no public support. A goal of the campaign is to welcome 50 million guests in the city in the year 2012. General information about New York City also in German are german or available. Further press information are, as well as press photos, see press photos. Editor’s Note: NYC & company is the official marketing and Tourism Organization of the city New York City. She is responsible for the development of tourism, the economic development of the five city districts and taking care of the positive image of the city around the world. NYC & company operates the NYC information center on the 7th Avenue (52 / 53 Street) and the official NYC website.

Central Europe

The most beautiful cycling routes in Central Europe cycling experience on Mediterranean shores, along the romantic river valleys, across the platte country and through the most beautiful valleys of the Alps an informative magazine with reports of particularly beautiful cycling routes in Germany and Europe has the editorial staff of the travel portal applied. On the side of biking adventure is he enthusiastic cyclists information from many of the most popular hiking regions with very different content. The richly illustrated with pictures and represented routes range of bike paths of along Mediterranean coasts of Valley Bike paths in the high mountain area to the popular River-accompanying lines. If the days shorter and the weather in our latitudes is more volatile, it is probably the biggest attraction, to take a bike ride in the now wonderfully pleasant Mediterranean. Whether in Cyprus or in Puglia, whether in Veneto, South Tyrol or the Garda Trentino the autumn days are a very appropriate time for dreamy beautiful especially in these regions Cycling through the now so colourful nature. Also a special biking adventure travel magazine under biking adventure has been developed to Italy. The cycling routes, down the Valley to follow the banks of the rivers are of course quite easy to cope with. And since it’s all rivers mean that on its shores over the centuries particularly remarkable and impressive settlements have developed, these routes in addition to the ubiquitous River romance have also culturally unique charms.

Of course the wheel experience magazine meets the great trend of the cycling trip along the rivers. It presents the most beautiful routes along the Moselle and Danube, the Vltava River and the Drau, the Weser and the Aare and many other rivers in Europe. Also invite the reports on the thematic routes such as the peace, as well as the 100 castles route in the Munsterland or the Mozart cycle path in Austria and Bavaria to the descendants. Got the reader through the appealing pages with high-quality photos of the magazine your appetite for more, then he finds links to recommendable motorbike tour operators, which can ensure that the journey can be contacted at carefree for the reports. The editorial team to the project leader Stefan Bucker is of course also always grateful for new tips to other recommended cycling tours. Because ultimately, it makes the magazine so worth reading, if something new from the wheel travel industry will be presented.

Central Cuba

The participants have the choice whether they 21 or only 14 days to travel with. The stages are mainly along the sea and through not touristically developed rural areas. Some stages lead through hilly to mountainous terrain. The tour offers a unique opportunity to experience the fantastic and diverse landscapes of Cuba in direct contact with its people. On the 3wochigen drive with 14 stages with an average length of 70 km are visited include the Sierra Maestra, Santiago de Cuba and Baracoa. A light is offered to moderately difficult guided bike tour with a support vehicle in Central and Western Cuba. The stages of an average 43 miles a day run predominantly through flat, partly hilly, partly also a mountainous terrain.

But at any time the possibility to place back sections in the escort vehicle. Some stages are completely driven by bus, to visit on this trip, not only the historically interesting towns of Trinidad and Santa Clara in Central Cuba, but also in the West of the scenic Vinalestal. More intensive learning about the West of Cuba offers the tour of Havana and the West”. This moderately difficult guided bike tour without escort and luggage transport combines landscape very attractive stages with beach and city stays. And also at this tour, where the daily driving time on the 7 stages is approximately 4 to 5 hours, days off are to the rest and further learning about places visited the planned. As for all offers of the Cuba specialists the stay in Cuba with other travel components possibility also for the cycling”or to combine an individual extension of stay. Stays at the Caribbean beaches of internationally renowned resorts Varadero and Guadalavarca are especially popular after the tour.

And of course, individual tours for groups and circles of friends are possible. For the dates and the route can be set in the discussion with the interested parties according to the interests and possibilities of the participants. Until 31 October, an introductory discount of 3% on the is valid for bookings Travel price. More information on the Internet at Dieter Spath

National Park Administration

Exclusively the DAV Summit Club offers a first ascent of a new tour over the northern ice field in fall 2009 ex-pedition to Mount Kilimanjaro. Special permission of the National Park Administration allows a powerful Steiger group the first ascent of a new route through the Northern Icefield to the roof of Africa, 5895 m expedition leader Thomas Lammle. Altitude physiologist and sports scientist has the rose is explored to the ice during a training event for local mountain guides. It is one of the last ways to reach the roof of Africa above glacial ice. Climate Scientists suspect a total meltdown of the Kibo ice cap up to the year 2020. The difficulties are an Alps mountaineering in the ice. From the edge of the ice in the ice crater wall of ice must be abseiled may have about ten meters high.

The climb to the glacier via the very rarely frequented, but scenic exceptionally sexy Umbwe route. Is to overcome the hardships of the rapid rise in the amount, to the Prior acclimation of the neighboring Mt. Meru climbed 4568 meters second highest mountain in Tanzania. The program is completed because of its unique flora and fauna as the eighth wonder of the world by a Safari in the Ngoron-goro crater,”called. The 15-day company is limited to twelve participants, will be held from 19 October to 02 November 2009 and costs with scheduled flights (Ethiopia airlines) from Frankfurt, VP, luggage transport, national park fees, comprehensive safety equipment (of the CERTEC bag up to the satellite telephone) and expedition lead by the Kilimanjaro specialists Thomas Lammle 4295,-registration/information, booking code TASOLE at the DAV Summit Club in Munich, Tel. 089/64240-117, or on the Internet: Christoph Thoma