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 […]
Edvard Munch fell in love with Kragerø in his time, and called it "The Pearl of the Coastal Towns" (Perlen blandt kystbyene).
Note: There is another lighthouse called Strømtangen in Fredrikstad, Østfold County. Strømtangen Lighthouse stands on a point of land at the west entrance to the Kragerøfjord leading to Kragerø in Telemark, Norway. Built 1874, and automated in 1962, it is 28.8 feet (8.8 meters) tall. Grounds open to the public, tower closed. It is an active lighthouse with a […]