Skagen Danmark
a day on the top of Denmark, August 2011
"The land of light"
wish we could have spend some more time, next summer we definitely go back !
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"Grenen"
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Panorama "Grenen"
Panorama grenen
Panorama dunes
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Air-raid shelter
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Air-raid shelter with all kind of birds
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the boys
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Sand hills
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Danger !
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found some nice sea shells
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Buff-breasted sandpipers - Bécasseaus - Strandløbere
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Sandhills, even if the sun was missing the light was beautiful - no wonder why they call this part of the country for" the land of light"
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deserted beach
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"Grenen", the top of Denmark
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Sandhills
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oh no......forgot the boots ! too much rain lately, could't get to the point !
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Two seas meeting: Kattegat and the North Sea
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Waves meeting
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Grenen
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Grenen - cold and windy !
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Sandormen
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jellyfish
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windy
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B&W
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"Grenen"
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"Grenen"
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with some seaweed
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bikes !
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beautiful light
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in the sand hills
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on the top
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lighthouse
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in the sand hills
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the boys in the sand hills
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Holger Drachmanns(1846- 1908) burial place. He was a poet, writer and painter and when he died, his urn was intered in the northernmost dunes of Skagen. The portal was designed by the painter P.S. Krøyer (1851-1909).
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dunes
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turist information ad shop
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fish restaurant on the harbour
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old warehouses, now a Restaurant
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Pakhuset
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hm.... Pølsevogn - danish hotdog is a "must"
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all houses are yellow in skagen !
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vandtårnet
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a bench
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memorial place
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memorial for brave rescuers
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Max
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Iscaféen
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Painters in Skagen
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Michael og Anna Anchers hus - now a museum
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Michael et Anna Anchers hus
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Saxilds gaard - now a museum
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Saxilds gaard
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Saxilds gaard - beautiful half-timbered house
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Saxilds gaard, café and museum
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Outside the Teddy Bear museum
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Teddy on bike
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Heart Teddy
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Very nice Danish Design
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written on a chair in a shop !