For those who are lost, there will always be cities that feel like home.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------Bergen is the Gateway to the Fjords of Norway. As a UNESCO World Heritage City and a European City of Culture, the Bergen region has the ideal combination of nature, culture and exciting urban life all year around.
Day 4, Norway
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And its Goood Morning on Dec 12th 2017, After a good relaxing night in Reykjavík, Today early morning we took off towards the South-West side of Iceland, The #Snæfellsnes#Peninsula . An exciting #journey into the stunning #countryside and some beautiful #fjords , hot spring and gorgeous waterfalls. And on our way, we crossed by #Hvalfjörður - Fjord of the #Whale - one of Iceland's loveliest fjords. The view here is quite serene. Legend states that it came to be when a gargantuan whale swam inland in an attempt to attack a mage that had caused it pain, and the power of the beast created this massive fjord. Stunning images above is from one of the stops in #Borgarnes#town . It is a is a town located on a #peninsula at the shore of #Borgarfjörður in Iceland and is the largest town in the #Borgarbyggð municipality with a population of about 2,000 residents. It is a main junction in Iceland and the gateway to the Snaefellsnes National Park. Iceland's capital #Reykjavik is 69 kilometers from the center of Borgarnes. The second largest bridge in Iceland, the #Borgarfjarðarbrú , connects traffic to and from Reykjavik.
Just in the middle of the picture above is the #mountain#Skessuhorn . It is located in the Western region , in the western part of the country, 40 km north of the capital Reykjavík . Skessuhorn is 677 meters above sea level.
The terrain around Skessuhorn is mainly hilly, but to the east it is mountainous. Skessuhorn is situated on a hill. The highest point nearby is 1,024 meters above sea level, 1.2 km southeast of Skessuhorn. The area around Skessuhorn is almost unpopulated, with less than two inhabitants per square kilometer. The nearest larger community is Borgarnes , 11.6 km west of Skessuhorn. The area around Skessuhorn consists mainly of #grasslands . In the area around Skessuhorn there are unusually many named peninsulas and rock formations.
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