"The fairyland of Lofoten" Lofoten by evaanna
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Just two days on the Lofoten Islands is not much but getting there took us nearly four days one way. Yet, the place is really worth the long journey, especially that we had very good weather and could enjoy the magnificent views. Our host has told us some people drive there all the way from Zakopane in the south of Poland just for a few days of fishing.
But even if you don't like fishing, the views are incomparable with anything you have seen. The high mountains emerging straight from the ocean, the open spaces, the delicate bridges joining the islands, the tiny red houses dotting the coast all create an unforgettable picture of a land of fairies that will stay in your mind for ever.
- Pros:Wonderful views, great for fishing
- Cons:A long way off, expensive accommodation, uncertain weather
- In a nutshell:Great experience
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