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From Oslo to Kråkenes Lighthouse by bus

From Oslo to Kråkenes Lighthouse by bus

Text and photos by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen. Traveling to Kråkenes Lighthouse at Stadt, is done best by car. However, you can also travel to Bergen by train or plane and then take the ferry or sail on a Hurtigruten ship from Bergen to Måløy. If you are in Bergen and are in a hurry, or want […]

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Utvær Lighthouse. North Sea Meets the Norwegian Sea

Utvær Lighthouse. North Sea Meets the Norwegian Sea

This is Norway’s westernmost lighthouse, and thus it marks the line of transition between the North Sea to the southwest and the Norwegian Sea to the northwest. Utvær Lighthouse Utvær Lighthouse was built in 1900 and automated in 2004. Located on little Utvær island in Solund municipality about 50 miles northwest from Bergen and 20 miles […]

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Going from A to B (without Google)

Going from A to B (without Google)

Text and photographs by Sigrid Thorbjørnsen The road of life twists and turns and no two directions are ever the same. Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination.” – Don Williams Jr. This day, was a day of traveling. You know, one of those days where no bus coordinates with the other, trains are […]

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Runde Lighthouse

Runde Lighthouse

Out in the ocean off the traditional district of Sunnmøre lies the island of Runde, internationally known for its bird sanctuary. Runde Lighthouse is situated in the northwest of Runde at Kvalnes.  Runde is part of  Herøy municipality in Møre og Romsdal. This lighthouse is one of the most popular lighthouses in Norway. The lighthouse […]

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