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Vågsøy is a great Norway destination

Vågsøy is a great Norway destination

Svein–Magne Tunli shared some of his photos from Vågsøy, a beautiful island in Sogn og Fjordane.

Vågsøy Vågsøy has four of the nine lighthouses in Sogn og Fjordane county: Kråkenes, Skongenes, Ulvesund, and Hendanes – the first three named lighthouses offer accomodations for vacation stays. See links for details. Vågsøy municipality is comprised in large part by the island of Vågsøy which is connected to the mainland by the remarkable Måløy Bridge. […]

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Ulvesund Lighthouse – A great stay

Ulvesund Lighthouse – A great stay

Lighthouses of Norway photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen is reporting from her four-week journey from Oslo to Kråkenes Lighthouse, Ulvesund Lighthouse, Ryvarden Lighthouse, Stavanger, Sognvaar Lighthouse, and Homborsund Lighthouse, and then back to Oslo again.

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen. Welcome to Ulvesund Lighthouse. A lighthouse that wears the lighthouse colors – white, red and green. A lighthouse that is also a creative place for body and soul.  Ulvesund Lighthouse is situated at Hjertenes near Måløy, in Vågsøy municipality, on the Norway’s west coast. You can reach Måløy by […]

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Vågsøy: Scenic West Norway

Vågsøy: Scenic West Norway

Vågsøy is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Nordfjord. The municipality’s administrative center is the town of Måløy. Vågsøy is also the name of the main island in the municipality with an area of 25 sq miles (64 square kilometres). Vågsøy is the […]

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Skongenes Lighthouse

Skongenes Lighthouse

There are four lighthouses in the small municipality of Vågsøy (West Norway) which is an indication of its important location for shipping routes. Vågsøy is in the county of Sogn of Fjordane, in the traditional district of Nordfjord. The other three lighthouses here are; Kråkenes, Ulvesund, and Hendanes.  This concentration of lighthouses makes Vågsøy a […]

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Kråkenes Lighthouse

Kråkenes Lighthouse

Vågsøy is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, in the traditional district of Nordfjord. Vågsøy municipality has four lighthouses; Kråkenes, Skongenes, Ulvesund, and Hendanes. Each is located at the end of a long promentory, high above the sea. Vågsøy island is is approached by the marvelous Måløy Bridge. This concentration of lighthouses […]