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Ålesund Destination Guide

Delve into Ålesund in Norway!

Ålesund in the region of Møre og Romsdal with it's 44,096 residents is a place located in Norway - some 234 mi (or 376 km) North-West of Oslo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Ålesund is now 12:06 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Volda, Syvik, Synes, Stavanger, Roald or Ørsta. While being here, you might want to check out Valderhaug, Langevag, Holen, Gjosund, Ålesund and Valderoy as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Hotel Union Øye Ålesund - English

04:06 min ( August 24, 2009 by hotelunionoye)
Views: 2,343 - Rating: 5/5

It is the year 1891. The aristocracy and upper classes of Europe are seeking new and interesting destinations offering experiences of natural beauty. It is a choosy clientèle the Hotel Union Øye on ...

Time lapse video of MS Nordlys in Ålesu...

00:27 min ( September 18, 2011 by Paul Hollinghurst)
Views: 3,825 - Rating: 5/5

Time lapse webcam video (1 sec = approx 1.5 hours) of MS Nordlys filmed over 3 days recovering from a 21.7 degree list in Ålesund starting on 16th September 2011 following a serious fire and damage t...


Time lapse video of MS Nordlys in Ålesu...

00:14 min ( September 18, 2011 by Paul Hollinghurst)
Views: 3,095 - Rating: 5/5

Time lapse webcam video (1 sec = approx 3 hours) of MS Nordlys filmed over 3 days recovering from a 21.7 degree list in Ålesund starting on 16th September 2011 following a serious fire and damage to ...

Hotel Union Øye Ålesund Norway

01:07 min ( January 29, 2010 by hotelunionoye)
Views: 6,635 - Rating: 4.42857/5

It is the year 1891. The aristocracy and upper classes of Europe are seeking new and interesting destinations offering experiences of natural beauty


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Interesting facts about this location

Ålesund Fire

The Ålesund Fire happened in the Norwegian city of Ålesund on 23 January 1904. It destroyed almost the whole city centre, built mostly of wood like the majority of Norwegian towns in that era.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.47, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1904 fires, 1904 in Norway, Fires in Norway, Ålesund

Color Line Stadion

Color Line Stadion is a football stadium in Ålesund, Norway. It was inaugurated in April 2005 and cost NOK 160 million to build. It is referred to as Aalesund Stadion by UEFA. The stadium has drawn much attention for having artificial grass, being the first top-level stadium to have such in Norway. When Aalesund opened the stadium, businessman Olav Nils Sunde donated a statue to the club, which was erected in front of the stadium.

More reading: Color Line Stadion homepage
Located at 62.47, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:2005 establishments in Norway, Aalesunds FK, Color Line, Event venues established in 2005, Football venues in Norway, Sports venues in Ålesund

Giske Bridge

Giske Bridge is a concrete beam bridge between the islands of Valderøya and Giske in the municipality of Giske in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The bridge is 552 metres long, the longest span is 52 metres, and the maximum clearance to the sea is 17 metres . The bridge has 11 spans. Giske Bridge was opened in 1987. Together with the nearby undersea tunnels, the bridge is part of the road network connecting the islands of Giske with Ålesund. It was a toll road until 2009.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.47, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1987 establishments in Norway, Beam bridges, Bridges completed in 1987, Bridges in Møre og Romsdal, Concrete bridges, Giske

Aalesund University College

Aalesund University College (Høgskolen i Ålesund) is a medium sized institution of higher education in Norway with more than 2000 students and approximately 150 employees. AAUC was founded in 1994 as a result of the reorganisation of professional higher education in Norway. Three former colleges in Aalesund, the College of Marine Studies, the College of Engineering and Aalesund College of Nursing were then merged into one institution.

More reading: Aalesund University College homepage
Located at 62.47, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Education in Møre og Romsdal, Educational institutions established in 1994, Universities and colleges in Norway

Vigra

Vigra is an island and former municipality on the west coast of Norway. It is in the present-day municipality of Giske in Møre og Romsdal county. The former municipality was made up of the island of Vigra along with many smaller islets surrounding it. The island is located north of the islands of Giske and Valderøy, and it is south of the island of Lepsøya. Vigra has excellent walking trails along the seashore and over the hills.

More reading: Vigra homepage
Located at 62.47, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Computer vision software, Former municipalities of Norway, Free software programmed in C++, Giske, Image processing, Islands of Møre og Romsdal, Machine learning