Western Norway

A Farm with a View

The majestic mountains surrounding Simadalsfjorden and Kjeåsen farm. (Screen dump by NRK) On a ledge 1738 feet (530 meters) above Simadalsfjorden in Hardanger, iconic Kjeåsen is located. With its spectacular view, the farm has received much acclaim in television and… Read More ›

Urnes Stave Church – 1130 AD

The wooden church of Urnes Stave Church stands in the natural setting of Sogn og FjordaneCounty, Western Norway. It was built around 1130 AD or shortly thereafter, and is an outstanding example of traditional Scandinavian wooden architecture. It brings together… Read More ›