Host broadcaster NRK is busy preparing Europe's favourite TV-show both in the enormous Telenor Arena and in the press centre which is located just next to it. Several tents have been erected to host not only the crew working on the contest, but also the journalists and fans who have started to arrive at the musical centre of Europe for the next two weeks. The eurovision.tv video crew collected some impressions which you can watch below!
The 55th Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Norway this year after Alexander Rybak won the event for his native country in Moscow last year. His song Fairytale became a smash hit in wide parts of Europe.