Nordkapp


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Nordkapp,

promontory: see North CapeNorth Cape
or Nordkapp
, promontory, rising steeply c.1,000 ft (300 m) from the Arctic Ocean, near but not at the north end of Magerøya island, Finnmark co., N Norway. Although Magerøya is separated by a narrow channel from the mainland, North Cape, at lat.
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, Norway.
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Anyone reading the classified hatches, matches and despatches in the Aftenposten paper may have choked on their aquavit when they read the following death notice: "Our dear Olausen Julenisse (Santa), born December 12, 1788, left us December 3, 2015 at Nordkapp (Norway's northernmost municipality).
The aurora belt hits Northern Norway in the Lofoten islands and follows the coast all the way to Nordkapp, Europe's northernmost point.
I was heading for a winter wonderland, and the tone was set as soon as MS Nordkapp sailed into port at Bodo, just inside the Arctic Circle, but which has a relatively mild climate.
been accepted - the journey from Nordkapp (North Cape) in Norway to Cape Agulhas in South Africa.
Next month, Gordon, 25, will say bye to his pregnant wife Kirsty and bike from his home in Whitley Bay to freezing, snow-covered Nordkapp - the most northerly point in Europe.
Next month, Gordon, 25, will tear himself away from pregnant wife Kirsty and bike from his home in Whitley Bay to freezing, snow-covered Nordkapp - the most northerly point in Europe.
Jim Doyle, 41, of Orrell Park, braved blistering blizzards, plummeting temperatures, wolves and bears as he raced to drive 4,000 miles from Liverpool to Nordkapp, in Norway, in just 17 days.
Scandinavian historian Arne Kertelhein will be on board the 691-passenger Nordkapp as it sails along NorwayOs fjord-filled west coast.
Its scenic journey up and down the country's western coastline takes six days and even our 380-mile journey from Troms[degrees] to Nordkapp - the North Cape, Europe's extreme - means enough time for dinner and a good night's sleep.
While Cabo de Roca, close to Lisbon, is the westernmost point in Europe, Nordkapp is the northernmost.

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