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Tranøy Lighthouse in Nordland

Tranøy Lighthouse in Nordland

The sea is calm. Heaven and lighthouse rejoice in mirror image. Lighthouses of Norway photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen is reporting from her trip to Tranøy Lighthouse.

Tranøy Lighthouse The sea is calm. Heaven and lighthouse rejoice in mirror image. The sun is hot. The wind is silent. The days are long here in the north in July. Here the past and future go hand in hand. In 2014 Tranøy Lighthouse turns150 years old. The lighthouse is as beautiful today as  it […]

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Widerøe’s Explore Norway Ticket

Widerøe’s Explore Norway Ticket

Simply one of the best deals around!

Widerøe’s Explore Norway Ticket — Fly as much as you like! Unlimited flights with Widerøe for 2 weeks! Perfect for lighthouse enthusiasts. The Explore Norway Ticket is valid for unlimited travel in Norway for 2 weeks in the summer. (In 2014, June 19 – August 27.) This is a great deal for anyone who wants […]

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Kråkenes Lighthouse – in stormy weather and in calm weather

Kråkenes Lighthouse – in stormy weather and in calm weather

Photographer Svein-Magne Tunli was generous enough to share his wonderful shots of Kråkenes Lighthouse with us all!

Kråkenes Lighthouse Photographer Svein-Magne Tunli was generous enough to share his wonderful shots of Kråkenes Lighthouse with us all! Tunli living in Nesttun, Norway, is passionate about Norway’s lighthouses and wants more people to be aware of them. Svein-Magne Tunli remarks: I have been to Kråkenes lighthouse several times but this is the first time I […]

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Flatøy Lighthouse – a hidden gem

Flatøy Lighthouse – a hidden gem

Most places in the world that are considered hidden gems remain hidden, because it requires a little extra to get to these places. But it is not impossible. Lighthouses of Norway photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen is reporting from her trip to Flatøy Lighthouse.

Flatøy Lighthouse Most places in the world that are considered hidden gems remain hidden, because it requires a little extra to get to these places. But it is not impossible. With the Steigen mountains to the east, and the Lofoten Islands to the west and the Norwegian Sea beyond that, Flatøy Lighthouse emits fire and […]