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Lighthouses of the Fosen Region

Lighthouses of the Fosen Region

Fosen Region In the past, Norway was divided into districts with deep historical roots and which only partially coincide with contemporary administrative units of counties and municipalities. Until the early Viking period, the late 700s C.E., many of these regions were independently ruled by local kings. Fosen is one of these traditional districts in Trøndelag. […]

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Kvitsøy – Fjøløy – Tungenes: Safer passage to Stavanger

Kvitsøy – Fjøløy – Tungenes: Safer passage to Stavanger

Kvitsøy – Fjøløy – Tungenes These three Rogaland lighthouses make the passage through the Kvitsøyfjord significantly safer. Kvitsøy is the oldest, having been set up in 1700.…

Beautiful Lista

Beautiful Lista

“Vakre Lista” is Norwegian for “Beautiful Lista” Lista is at the southwestern tip of Norway. Lista is a large peninsula along the Listafjord and is home to the…

Lindesnes Lighthouse on a summer day

Lindesnes Lighthouse on a summer day

Lindesnes Lighthouse. Photos by Svein-Magne Tunli…

Kråkenes Lighthouse – in stormy weather and in calm weather

Kråkenes Lighthouse – in stormy weather and in calm weather

Kråkenes Lighthouse Photographer Svein-Magne Tunli was generous enough to share his wonderful shots of Kråkenes Lighthouse with us all! Tunli living in Nesttun, Norway, is passionate…

The North Sea Road – Nordsjøvegen

The North Sea Road – Nordsjøvegen

Starting from Kristiansand in Southern Norway and traveling northwest to Haugesund, there are 24 lighthouses along the North…

Stay at a Norwegian Lighthouse

Stay at a Norwegian Lighthouse

So you want to visit and stay over at a Norwegian Lighthouse! Here are some resources to help…

Lindesnes, the southernmost lighthouse in mainland Norway

Lindesnes, the southernmost lighthouse in mainland Norway

In the morning we invited our Belgian rest stop neighbors for a coffee. The father and his son…

Moholmen Lighthouse

Moholmen Lighthouse

Moholmen Lighthouse was originally built in 1914. The original tower was moved to Tranøy, Hamarøy in 1936. A…

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