Røvær in the picture

Røvær in the picture

Røvær – The ideal community? Would a 108 people scattered over wooden houses on a rock be just right or would it frighten you? Should there be a sea aroud it? With a narrow funnel first, a kind of minifjord, covered in tires to prevent the ferry from being damaged and giving you the impression you are entering a mysterious country?

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Noordoost IJsland in beeld | Northeast Iceland inthe picture

North-east Iceland in the picture

Northeast Iceland – They cherish desolation, even seek solitude or never leave the quiet bay where they were once born. It is not that they do not like people or want to turn their back on the world, it’s just that they prosper in tranquility and silence. Nevertheless life can be harsh when shops, schools and fish factories are closing down. Part 2 of a series of portraits of islanders and their surroundings. This time, Northeast Iceland in the picture.

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Faroe Islands in the picture | Faeröer eilanden in beeld

The Faroe islands in the picture

Faroe Islands – The Faroe Islands, a beautiful archipelago of 18 islands. With great waterfalls and inner lakes. A large population of sheep and birds outnumber the inhabitants. People of nature, but don’t be mistaken: this is also Scandinavia. Homes full of design, wonderful music and ecological food.

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