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Lofthus

Edvard Grieg's Composer's Cabin

The composer Edvard Grieg (1843-1907) occasionally lived at Lofthus and composed many of his most renowned works here. His composer?s cabin is situate...

Røldal

Røldal Stave Church

The church was built at the end of the 13 th century and is famous for its crucifix. According to legend it sweats once a year (July 6 th), and the swe...

Lofthus

The Monk Steps

Forest road/path from Lofthus to Nosi (950 m.a.s.l.). This is one of the gateways to Hardangervidda. At 650-700 metres are the monk steps made of stone...

Borgund

Borgund Stave church

Built around 1180 and is dedicated to the Apostle Andrew. The church is exceptionally well preserved and is one of the most distinctive stave churche...

Eidfjord

Kjeåsen Mountain Farm

The now famous mountain farm lies like an eagle's nest on a mountain ledge 600 m. above the Simadalsfjord. Drive up to the farm every hour, down every...

Oslo

Gustav Vigeland's apartment

The Vigeland Museum was built by the City of Oslo as both studio and home for Gustav Vigeland in the 1920s. The apartment, where Vigeland lived from...

Sandefjord

Sandefjord Bad - Spa 1837-1939

Kurbadet has become a cultural centre. The large wooden building has been restored and now serves as a cultural centre and rehearsal room for local gro...

Frei

Kvalvik Fort - coastal fort from World War 2

Kvalvik Fort is situated on Kvalvik, Frei. It is one of Norway's best preserved coastal fortifications from the Second World War. There was also a sub...

Bergen

Bryggen in Bergen

The very first buildings in Bergen were alongside the harbour called Bryggen. The old Hanseatic wharf is architecturally unique and is included on UNESCO's list of world heritage of history and culture.

Hafrsfjord

Swords in Rock

At Hafrsfjord we find the monument "Swords in Rock". It was here Harald Hårfagre fought a battle that united Norway into one kingdom in 872 AD. The mo...
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