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Vardø Lighthouse – longitude east of Istanbul

Vardø Lighthouse – longitude east of Istanbul

Yes, Vardø is actually east of Istanbul, St. Petersburg, and Kiev! Vardø…

Skrova Lighthouse’s beautiful Lofoten surroundings

Skrova Lighthouse’s beautiful Lofoten surroundings

The Lofoten archipelago is justly famous for its stark beauty. The wall…

Kjølnes Lighthouse on the wild Barents coast

Kjølnes Lighthouse on the wild Barents coast

Kjølnes Lighthouse is in Berlevåg municipality in Finnmark, Norway’s northernmost county. Berlevåg’s…

Utvær Lighthouse. North Sea Meets the Norwegian Sea

Utvær Lighthouse. North Sea Meets the Norwegian Sea

This is Norway’s westernmost lighthouse, and thus it marks the line of…

Hattholmen Lighthouse – A Jewel at Mandal

Hattholmen Lighthouse – A Jewel at Mandal

On Norway’s beautiful southern coast, there are a string of  towns and…

Homborsund Lighthouse on Norway’s beautiful southern coast

Homborsund Lighthouse on Norway’s beautiful southern coast

Homborsund LIghthouse is in Grimstad municipality, Aust-Agder. Bordering on the Skagerrak, Homborsund is…

Skomvær Lighthouse: At the tip of Lofoten Archipelago

Skomvær Lighthouse: At the tip of Lofoten Archipelago

Information updated: July 2014 Skomvær Lighthouse is on the small island of…

Karmøy: One island, four lighthouses

Karmøy: One island, four lighthouses

Karmøy is in Rogaland, southwest Haugesund in the traditional district of Haugaland.…

Helnes Lighthouse and North Cape

Helnes Lighthouse and North Cape

Helnes Lighthouse (Norwegian: Helnes fyr) is  located on the island of Magerøya…

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