Weather Permitting - a week on the Faroe Islands: Day6 - North to South

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Today we are leaving the Northern Islands and driving all the way back to Tórshavn. There we will catch the ferry to Suðuroy, the southernmost island of the archipelago

Morning - On the road
Before leaving, a picture of the interior of the Borðoy tunnels. The white pixel is the exit
2007:08:07 11:06:08 (italian time)

Morning - On the road
... we did not understand what they sell...
2007:08:07 12:01:47 (italian time)

Morning - On the road
Since the weather is permitting today, we decided to take a detour to Saksun
2007:08:07 13:46:42 (italian time)

Morning - On the road
to see the Saksun valley in the sun light
2007:08:07 13:56:27 (italian time)

Morning - On the road
and the tidal lake at the village
2007:08:07 13:59:14 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
Before getting to Tórshavn, one more detour to Vágar and Gásadalur
2007:08:07 16:34:43 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
to see how they look like when there are no atlantic storms
2007:08:07 16:36:39 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
Here is the entrance of Sørvagsfjørður on a clear day
2007:08:07 16:36:58 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
The view west of Gásadalur, you can see Tindhólmur and Drangarnir

Afternoon - On the boat
The view east of Gásadalur, that island is Mykines
2007:08:07 16:57:58 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
A strong wind blows from the valley towards the sea. I am facing the wind and I have a 40° inclination

Afternoon - On the boat
Late afternoon, our ferry has just left Tórshavn
2007:08:07 19:51:31 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
From the southern tip of Streymoy, Hestur on the left and Koltur in the middle
2007:08:07 19:55:40 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
Litla Dimun, craggy and uninhabited
2007:08:07 20:49:06 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
Looks like it has just emerged from the ocean
2007:08:07 20:49:18 (italian time)

Afternoon - On the boat
I am thinking at the celtic monks and the viking explorers when they first had this sight
2007:08:07 20:56:34 (italian time)

Photo album generated by album generator from Dave's MarginalHacks on Thu Dec 27 23:52:08 2007