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Gildrehola

Gildrehola

12.03.2018

Gjuvsland (Svein Nord)

Gjuvsland

19.06.2018

The Ancient Ash Tree

The Ancient Ash Tree

19.06.2018

Elias Fiigenschoug’s painting of Halsnøy monastery , 1656

Halsnøy Monastery

19.06.2018

Halsnøy Monastery is situated in the midst of the lush fjord country in Sunnhordland, on one of the old spits, or “necks”, that has given name to the island. Gently sloping fields lead down to the sea on both sides, in the south towards the Kloster Fjord, to the north towards the sheltered Klostervågen.

Maters Fjord with Holmedalsberget in the background.

Holmedalsberget

19.06.2018

If you want to be on your own for a long day in a magnificent deciduous forest in demanding terrain, then HOLMESDALSBERGET is the right place. This is a big forested area by Matres Fjord in the southwestly part of Kinnherad. Here, we find one of the largest deciduous forests in Hordaland. The forest stretches over several kilometres.

Kvinnherad Church

Kvinnherad Church

19.06.2018

The stately Kvinnherad Church with its characteristic profile set out against the mighty Malmangernuten in the background, gives you a rare feeling of being present in a historic landscape as you come around Nes and face the well-kept houses at the Skåla farm. The church at Skåla is one of four “fjordungskirker” (one of four main district churches) and this farm was the centre of this coastal administration district.

Møkjedalen (Bjørn Moe)

Møkjedalen

21.12.2018

Skorpo (Svein Nord)

Skorpo

29.03.2018

Skorpo - Polished by glaciers and meltwater

Tveita

Tveitabotn

31.03.2018

Blood-red geranium

Ølveshovda

31.03.2018

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