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The Scythe in the Faroe Islands

One of the most amazing place we visited whilst in the Faroe islands was the little community of Saksun. After a beautiful cycle along a fjord then up a glacial valley, we climbed a small rise to find the settlement perched above a tidal lagoon, with mountains and cascading waterfalls behind. Saksun is home to Dúvugarðar. Described as “An old medium-sized King’s farm supporting a … Continue reading The Scythe in the Faroe Islands »