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Stegastein & Stave Churches

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A view of the beautiful Stegastein Viewpoint platform as it hangs out over the Aurland Valley.

June 4, 2015.  We devoted the third day of our Norwegian road trip to the Stegastein viewpoint and the Borgund Stave Church.  Quite a mouthful, huh?  And no, the first is not related to Jurassic Park and the second is not dedicated to Ernest Borgnine (although both those connections have been assumed when I mention these two sites to people.)  Simply put, Stegastein is a modern architectural marvel and the Borgund Stave Church is an ancient one. Continue reading Stegastein & Stave Churches