Lindesnes

 Michael

Lindesnes, the southernmost lighthouse in mainland Norway

Lindesnes, the southernmost lighthouse in mainland Norway

This article was written and photographed by 5 Reicherts – photograhy and travels, www.5reicherts.com. The 5 Reichers is a family of five: three kids, two photographers, travel journalists, and always on the road. This article is translated from German. All photos courtesy of 5reicherts.com.

In the morning we invited our Belgian rest stop neighbors for a coffee. The father and his son had slept in their car and looked pretty bleary-eyed. The two of them had arrived at 4:00 in the morning after having traveled 30 hours on a cargo ship. Despite the rainy weather, we decided to drive […]

 Rick

Video tour of Lindesnes Lighthouse

Video tour of Lindesnes Lighthouse

Lindesnes Lighthouse, at the southern tip of Norway, is the oldest lighthouse in the country. The first guiding fire (Norwegian: fyrflammen) was lit on Lindesnes in 1656. Since the 1800s, over 200 lighthouses been staffed in this country, but today Lindesnes one of the few that still have real keepers. Hear Lindesnes Keeeper, Rolf Dybvik […]

 Sigrid

57.58.9533°N, 07.02.8043°E

57.58.9533°N, 07.02.8043°E

The sun has risen. This seems to be a wonderful sunny day at Lindesnes Lighthouse. This is the day for photographing sea and lighthouse.

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen. Translated and edited by Michael Holtermann. The grass is so green here on Lindesnes. I had expected it to be more yellow because of the salt water. But since it has been a pretty rainy summer, the grass is sparkling green. Lighthouse keeper Tim had been out with the […]