Ålesund is a sea port, and is noted for its unique concentration of Jugendstil architecture (Art nouveau). It was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838. It has a population of 42,317 as of 2009.
Picture overlooking the city. The air was so fresh.
Kristofer Randers (1851 – 1917) was a Norwegian poet and theatre critic He made his literary debut in 1879 with the poetry collection Med Lyre og Lanse. His travel guide book on Sunnmore, Søndmøre. Reisehaandbog from 1890, has been re-issued several times
We traveled up those mountains for some breathtaking views.
Check out the Fjords: