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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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.
After completing the cable loading in Calais (France) in July, the 'Ile de Sein' began laying segments 1 and 2 in early August from Landeyjasandur in Iceland to Qaqortoq in Greenland.
Indeed, when did you last sail to Qaqortoq, Nuuk and Kangerlussuaq?
Ports of call include Lerwick, Thorshavn on the Faroe Islands, Helmaey and Reykjavikin Iceland, Narsarsuaq and Qaqortoq in Greenland and Cobh in Eire.
Ports of Call: Akureyri, Alesund, Bergen, Flam & Gudvangen, Hellesylt & Geiranger, Invergorden, Kirkwall, Narsarsuaq, Olden, Qaqortoq, Reykjavik, Torshavn and Ulvik & Eidfjord
Dighem I-Power of Toronto, Canada, has contracted to fly helicopter-Em/Magnetic surveys over Softrock land at Lindenow Fjord where it has 1102 square kilometers and also at Qaqortoq where it has 349 square kilometers contiguous with lands held by Diamond Fields Resources and others.
The Services encompassed by this Voluntary ex ante transparency notice shall consist of SAR services by land-based helicopters operating from two geographically separated SAR bases: one in Kangerlussuaq (~North base~), one in Narsarsuaq or Qaqortoq (~South base~).
The cruise will be visiting Qaqortoq, Narsarsuaq and Nanortalik (all in Greenland), and Isafjordur and Reykjavik in Iceland.
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