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Filtvet Lighthouse & Villa Malla

Filtvet Lighthouse & Villa Malla

Filtvet Lighthouse is an active coastal lighthouse in Hurum municipality. Hurum is…

The next generation lighthouse keepers

The next generation lighthouse keepers

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen Edited by Michael Holtermann During my…

Jomfruland Lighthouse – on a great leisure and fun island

Jomfruland Lighthouse – on a great leisure and fun island

Jomfruland Lighthouse is located on Jomfruland island, the outermost of a group of islands off Kragerø municipality, Telemark. It was built in 1839, and automated in 1991. It's an active lighthouse, 101.7 feet (31 meters) tall and 157.4 feet (48 meters) above the hight tide mark.…

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…

Karmøy: One island, four lighthouses

Karmøy: One island, four lighthouses

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

Slåtterøy: a pearl along the Norwegian coastline

Slåtterøy: a pearl along the Norwegian coastline

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen. Edited by Rick Shupper.  The Western Norway area…

Tungenes Lighthouse

Tungenes Lighthouse

Slideshow photo credits: bester95, Bouli_wro, Thorstein K. Berg, Enric Brunet, FamL1, Hans…

Lighthouses of the Jæren Coast

Lighthouses of the Jæren Coast

Norway’s Jæren coast is one of those areas of Norway – and…

Steilene Lighthouse

Steilene Lighthouse

Steilene consists of five islands located on the east side the inner…