Winter Postcard from Sortland, Northern Norway

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Winter scene from a mountain, looking at Sortland, Northern Norway. Photo Benny Høynes
From the mountain last night. My city, Sortland. Taken from mountain «urtind», just a couple of hours walk on the snow from my house. Wonderful, isn`t it? 

Aurora Borealis over Sortland, Northern Norway. Photo Benny Høynes
Also taken from the mountain...

Here are some of Benny's recent articles on Norway:

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Winter in Northern Norway

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Northern Lights in Norway

Norway's Dancing Auroras and Coronas

Auroras at Andøya Island, Northern Norway

The Most Beautiful View in Northern Norway

Summer in Northern Norway

Summer Sunsets in Norway

Scenes from Forfjord River, Northern Norway

The colors of a Norwegian summer, from beautiful Sørfjord, Sortland

Holiday in Sweden: Sunsets

Last Days of my Vacation in Sweden This Year

Summer in Vesterålen, Northern Norway

Blue Nights in Vesterålen, Northern Norway

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Late Summer Shots in Northern Norway

Beautiful Views in Lotofen, Norway

Fall in Northern Norway

Sunsets and Fall in Vesterålen, Northern Norway

October Sun over Meadows and Field, Norway

Aurora outburst in Norway

The Rock Animals of Eidsfjord, Sortland in Vesterålen, Norway

The Magic Green Light in Arctic Norway

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An Astronomic Look at Norway's Night Sky

Sunsets, Wildlife, and Aurora North of the Arctic Circle

Solar Eclipse 2015


Benny Høynes is the Norway Editor for Wandering Educators. You can find his photos online at:




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