Qaqortoq


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Qaqortoq

(kä`kôrtôk'), formerly

Julianehåb

(yo͞olyä`nəhôp'), town (1996 pop. 3,176), Qaqortoq dist., SW Greenland. It is a fishing port with canneries. Sheep raising, meatpacking, and sealing are other significant industries.
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2013b) mentioned that long-finned pilot whale sightings and catches were reported along the coast of Greenland from Qaqortoq to Upernavik between May and October, which suggests a summer-winter movement resulting from the spring bloom of primary production and subsequent prey abundance.
Paamiut, Narsarsuaq, Qaqortoq, and Prins Christian Sund) were 1.
A lo largo de estos ocho dias, han visitado Igaliku, un asentamiento localizado entre Qaqortoq y Narsarsuaq, en la municipalidad de Kujalleq, pasando por Narsaq, Alluitsup Paa, Nanortalik, Qaqortoq, Upernaviarsuk, Paamiut, hasta culminar en los territorios de Qeqertarsuatsiaat y Nuuk, la capital.
So, in 985, the first permanent settlements of Greenland were established in the southwest of the country, close to the modern-day towns of Qaqortoq and Nuuk.
During the boat ride back to Qaqortoq, I again thought about my prehistoric predecessor.
At Narsarsuaq, Greenland, icebergs float through the stunning fjord scenery and Qaqortoq has 19th century colonial buildings and the ancient Inuit culture.
Even Qaqortoq, Greenland, can expect 4C during the day and -1C at night.
A visit to the colorful town of Qaqortoq includes a guided walking tour and longer hikes into the countryside.
On a bucolic hillside near the town of Qaqortoq, I visited a government agricultural research station where agronomists experiment on little rows of turnips, broccoli, cauliflower, lettuce, and strawberries, and then teach local farmers to raise the crops.
According to the company, the Greenland Connect network will consist of two main sections (or trunk cables): the first one will span 2,500km from Nuuk in Greenland to Milton in Newfoundland, and the second will link Nuuk and Qaqortoq to Landeyarsandur in Iceland over 2,100km.
2--18 days: Le Havre, Plymouth, Cobh/Cork, Dublin, Torshavn, Akureyri, Isafjord, Qaqortoq, St.
Indeed, when did you last sail to Qaqortoq, Nuuk and Kangerlussuaq?