Pictures from Faroe Islands '97

Ribe, Denmark. Very old and nice town. Sunset on the sea
Petroleum exploiting towers in Atlantic Wave of sea water going over our ferry Norröna front board
Norröna, Faeroes flag on back of the ship Norröna ship in it's home harbor Tórshavn
Tórshavn, traditional houses with grass roof in harbor Tórshavn, capital of Faroe Islands. Very pitoresque city.
Natural fishing harbor in Gjógv Gjógv, dry fishes under the roof
Road to Saksun in picturesque green valley. Black sand beach in bay behind Saksun, very nice for bathing!
Saksun church, built in last century in traditional style. On the back road from Saksun. Is it a horse? It looks a little strange.
Kollafjřrđur bay with nice clouds on hills, dissolving above the sea and reappearing on another side of the bay Old church with grass roof in Kollafjřrđur. In fact, it is not so old as it looks out - built in 1837.

Smaller narrow photos are taken by Video 8 camera, sorry for worse quality.

(Check this page soon, I will add more photos.)

This page was created on August 28th, 1997 by Zdenek Horcik.

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Last modified on August 28th, 1997