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Ryvarden Lighthouse, a different viewpoint

Ryvarden Lighthouse, a different viewpoint

Ryvarden Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse in the municipality of Sveio on the Haugaland peninsula in Hordaland, Norway

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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 make your dream come true. There are really a lot of choices. Some offers stays in former lighthouse keeper’s residences, some in the lighthouses themselves. Some are on tiny (really tiny) islands while others are on larger […]

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‘Angels whisper to a man when he goes for a walk’

‘Angels whisper to a man when he goes for a walk’

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen. “A word and a stone let go, cannot be recalled” is a Spanish Proverb. But both stones and words can build. Today I took a walk. Nature and humans inspired by Ryvarden’s calm. Walking always inspires me to do better, look for different things, and to love the weather. […]

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It’s all about the weather at Ryvarden Lighthouse

It’s all about the weather at Ryvarden Lighthouse

Ryvarden Lighthouse is situated in Mølstrevåg at Sveio north of Haugesund in Rogaland county southwest in Norway. The lighthouse is located between the harsh open Sletta sea to the south and Bømlafjorden to the north. Today was a day with all kinds of weather. One second it is pouring rain, then blue sky. The little […]

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Ryvarden Culture Lighthouse: where the sea meets the sky

Ryvarden Culture Lighthouse: where the sea meets the sky

Ryvarden Lighthouse (Norwegian: Ryvarden fyr) is a coastal lighthouse in the municipality of Sveio in Hordaland, Norway. It was established in 1849 and automated in 1984. The lighthouse is situated by the Sletta sea area, at the end of the promontory, on the north side of Mølstrevågen. It stands 23.6 feet (6.9 meters) tall and 73 […]

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