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We had one stop today. We stopped at Flora at 7:45am. It was a 30mins stop. I just made the best of it and walked the to the city center. I took some pictures. Then I walked right back to the ferry to have breakfast with mum.
Flora is a municipality and town in the
Flora was created as a new municipality January 1, 1964 -
after the merger of the town of
The centre of Flora is Florø, which was founded in 1860, has 8343 inhabitants (2006). The merger area of Eikefjord, which is the second largest place in Flora, has 1000 inhabitants.
The municipality is named after the farm Flora (Norse
Flóra), since the town of
The name of the town Florø is the same name, but is has (falsely) been added the Danish word ø 'island'.
The coat-of-arms is from 1960 (originally made for the town
It was my last day to have dilled salmon. I had it everyday
for lunch and my last day to get a bowl of my “reindeer cookies” I am going to
nurse those cookies. I will have a cookie on selective days. I only have enough
for 6 months. I know I can get it online, but, It is more insane to do it this
way or the