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The Shores and Harbor of Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger in Norway is one of the largest and most populated cities in Norway, and it is situated on the shoreline of the southwestern coast area. The city of Stavanger is full of life and energy, and it is a popular tourist destination because of its idyllic harbor setting. Although Stavanger is a relatively large city, it still has all the charm of a small town. The area is decorated with picturesque old buildings lining the waterways, and you will find that the city is even more appealing at night as it comes to life.


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Sightseeing Of Stavanger

Stavanger travel can include anything from hiking, climbing, and cycling to ice skating on Stokkavannet. If you are visiting during the summer, you can relax on the lovely beaches and explore the dunes. Surfing is also possible in Stavanger although the waves are usually small so even novice surfers will enjoy the experience. If you are looking for attractions in the area, the Canning Museum, the Art Museum, and the Gamle Stavanger are must-see locales. Tourism has blossomed so there are a number of great hotels and restaurants to pique your interest like the Akropolis Greek Restaurant, Eddi's Bakeri, and the Timbuktu Bar & Restaurant.

In addition to great restaurants, you will find that the hotel accommodations in the area vary wildly so you will be able to find a place that fits in with your budget. Holidays in Stavanger are made even more delightful by the picturesque scenery and the beautiful waterways found in this harbor city. For tips and advice to help you plan your trip, a video travel guide can give you a virtual exploration of the city before you arrive. There are a number of places that you should visit while on a trip to Stavanger, and you can be sure that in this large, vibrant city, there will be plenty of activities to keep you occupies.