Day 58: Faroe Islands July 3rd 2006 Day 58: Monday 3rd. July 2006: Sunny with patchy cloud: Goodbye Iceland and here we come Faroes. Good flight and very green and mountains coming into the Faroes and from the airport to Torshavn. Well, we thought there were hills to walk down before, now it is mountains to climb as there is no bus service to the hostel but oh the view is spectacular out over the harbour, with horses and sheep in t ... read more
Europe » Faroe Islands » Torshavn 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
My Cousin - in - Law and I like to travel. We are 21+ + but that does not stop us from seeing our world: staying in YHA places in earlier times and now staying in comfortable hotels or cruising. Hostels vary in comfort from country to country. In Scandinavia they were ****, in Scotland and Ireland * / **, especially the showers were -*.
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