The Fortified Town, Fredrikstad

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  • Located an hour from Oslo trip, it is an ancient deposit of which preserved some buildings and other more modern houses inside containing some simple restaurants and typical shops. I recommend travel by train from Oslo and arriving at Friedrikstadt use the ferry that crosses the channel (it's free, crosses every 15 minutes, day and night, and the travessia lasts 5 minutes), so you can enjoy the landscape that goes from Oslo to the entrance to the fjord.
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  • Market Saturdays at 10. Old stuff to fill the square, here you can do good trade if you save on things from the 50-60 century.
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  • We arrived today on the Thomson Celebration cruise ship to find a marked trail into town, local people in fancy dress, discounts for us in local shops and a general 'we are happy to have cruisers from...  more »

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