Whale Watching

 Rick

Tranøy Lighthouse, a Nordland treasure

Tranøy Lighthouse, a Nordland treasure

In late autumn and early winter Orcas regularly visit the waters near Tranøy lighthouse.

Tranøy Lighthouse is an active lighthouse. It was lit for the first time in 1864 and was automated in 1991. Tranøy light stands 89.6 feet (27.3 meters) tall, 91.9 feet (28 meters) above the high tide mark. Located on the islet of Tranøy in the municipality of Hamarøy in Nordland county, Norway. Tranøy Lighthouse is […]

 Michael

Litløy Lighthouse – Islands rentals

Litløy Lighthouse – Islands rentals

Ever dreamt about being alone on an island in the open sea? You’re given the opportunity at Littleisland Lighthouse. It takes a ride in an open boat and a climb up 300 steps, but then you’re here. You can explore nature. Find strength or peace. Take in the calm. Littleisland Lighthouse is a place where you can simply be present and let yourself be inspired.

via Islands website.   £ 235.00 / night, minimum stay of 2 nights   Accommodation Two double  rooms, cozy  lounge  and  relaxing  dining  area  with  spectacular  views  of  the  sea  offer guests a comfortable yet exhilarating experience. All meals are provided, with vegetarian and other dietary requests welcomed. This  winter,  we’ll  have  two  simple  and  peaceful  double rooms […]

 Rick

Andenes Lighthouse and Polar Museum

Andenes Lighthouse and Polar Museum

Andenes Lighthouse (Norwegian: Andenes fyr) is a coastal lighthouse located at the northern end of Andøya in the municipality of Andøy in Nordland, Norway. It was established in 1859, and automated in 1978. Andenes Lighthouse is one of Norway’s tallest cast iron lighthouses, standing 131 feet (40 meters) tall. There are guided tours which entail a […]