Hotels in Stavanger
Located in on a peninsula in southwestern Norway, Stavanger is the country's third largest city and is the oil capital of Norway. This important metropolis was selected in 2008 as a European Capital of Culture. Stavanger has a lot to offer, from the beautiful sandy beaches on the southwest coast to the magnificent rolling hills that eventually turn into large mountains.
Sites worth checking out include the impressive Stavanger Cathedral, built in 1125. The Norwegian Petroleum Museum traces the history of the oil industry in Norway and how it has shaped the country to where it is today. Old Stavanger is a unique part of the city in that is wasn't modernized like the rest of the city after the destruction from the war. It has the biggest collection of wooden houses in Europe, containing more than 170 wooden houses and cottages.
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