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Comin in for a landing  
   

Comin in for a landing

They spread their wings and little orange feet and whir onto the cliffs edge
The Far Away Faroes

May 22nd 2019
What an awesome get away! This tiny island country is small in size and far flung in location, but large and generous in hospitality and majesty! My dear travel pal, Fred, and I enjoyed 7 days of hiking and exploring the Faroes via foot, rental car, ferry and even helicopter! A well developed infrastructure, including sub-sea tunnels, combined with incredibly friendly locals who often spoke Engli ... read more
Europe » Faroe Islands

Faroese Flag The population of the Faroe Islands is largely descended from Viking settlers who arrived in the 9th century. The islands have been connected politically to Denmark since the 14th century. A high degree of self-government was attained in 1948.... ... read more
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18th June 2019

7 days - is that enough
Interesting to hear about such a little visited place. You stayed there 7 days if I understodd you right. Is that enough or would you have liked to stay longer? And thay bird really is super-cute! /Ake
18th June 2019

7 days in the Faroes
I definitely would have enjoyed a longer stay, but felt that I saw quite a bit and experienced the Faroes in 7 days. There were other hikes and islands I would like to have explored, as well as a boat ride to see the bird cliffs if we had more time. We were lucky that the weather was good so that we could get out every day, but not everyone is so lucky.

Tot: 3.165s; Tpl: 0.036s; cc: 9; qc: 48; dbt: 0.0535s; 3; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb