Wide-angle views of Lofoten Islands, Norway Oct09

Wide-angle views of Lofoten Islands, Norway

Driving through the Lofoten Islands of Norway, the wide vistas screamed out for a panoramic camera.  So here are a selection of my favorites from harbors to beaches to mountain passes.  As beautiful as these are during summer, I can only imagine how elegant they will be this winter with snow on the mountains and the Northern Lights flickering above.  Somebody get me a plane ticket – I want to go back. Fishing boats in Hamnoy harbor, Norway Panoramic view across the Gravdalsbutka toward the fishing town of Reine, Norway Rambergstranda Beach in Ramsberg, Norway Torvdalshalsen rasteplass (rest stop) view of Bostad, Norway Panoramic view...

Tromso, Norway photo gallery Aug16

Tromso, Norway photo...

Some distance above the Arctic Circle, Tromso, Norway is everything I expected and then some.  Beautiful weather and beautiful country.  Here is just a sampling of the views from day one. Spoiler alert – it was a great day. No article yet, but couldn’t wait to share these. And  a...