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Colourful Stavanger (Photo Essay)

I had some errands to run on Friday so I took the camera along on my wander around town. It's still gloomy and overcast most days here, but despite the clouds Stavanger just pops with colour.

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national dress costume norway

Costumes on sale for National Day as Norwegians gear up for the event.

chevys sign stavanger

fishmonger stavanger

Down by the water, people line up for fresh seafood.

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stavanger walking man crossing sign

Such a dapper walking man...

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5 years ago

Amazing photos…Norway is definitely a country we are looking forward to visiting in the next year or two. Thanks for sharing!

8 years ago

Interesting place! I have been to Norway a few times, but not Stavanger. Love the colourful mailboxes!

8 years ago
Reply to  Christina

Thanks, Christina – definitely check out Stavanger if you ever make it back here – beautiful city =)

Steven Taylor
8 years ago

The mail boxes are excellent! It reminds me of Valparaiso….just on the otherside of the world 😉

8 years ago
Reply to  Steven Taylor

You’re the second or third person to compare it to Valparaiso – shame we missed it when we were in Chile!

8 years ago

Such a lovely photo essay. i like the first picture. very nice one. 🙂 It reminds me of a few similar ones I’ve seen throughout Europe. 🙂

8 years ago

Thanks so much, Laura! =)

8 years ago

What a cute city, I love it!

8 years ago
Reply to  Emily in Chile

It’s great, isn’t it – we’re really enjoying it here so far!

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