Merchant Quarter, Bergen, Norway

Photograph by Michael Melford

Tourists stroll along the Hanseatic-era Bryggen Wharf and centuries-old merchant quarter in the western coastal city of Bergen. Surrounded by mountains, Norway’s second largest city—and “Gateway to the Fjords”—is a popular starting point for cruises and tours.

Posted on February 16, 2011, in Architecture, Traveling and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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