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Dispatch #6: My epic Hurtigruten voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes

Dispatch #6: My epic Hurtigruten voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes

This week, Lighthouses of Norway photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen is sailing on Hurtigruten’s ship MS Finnmarken from Bergen to Kirkenes. These photos were taken on the sixth day into this northbound voyage.

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Helnes Lighthouse and North Cape

Helnes Lighthouse and North Cape

Helnes Lighthouse (Norwegian: Helnes fyr) is  located on the island of Magerøya in the municipality of Nordkapp in Finnmark, Norway. It was established in 1908. All the buildings on Magerøya were totally destroyed by the retreating German army in 1944. Only the church in Honningsvåg was spared. The village of Helnes was never rebuildt after […]

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