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An unexpected gem

Friendly staff who gave really great service. The Hemmestad is a carefully restored trading post... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2015
Mac K
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10 Aug 2015
“An unexpected gem”
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There lies a yellow pearl by the sea at Hemmestad. Time has stood still here for almost 200 years. History is everywhere. The store, the cod liver barrel and the nordlandsboat that bathe in the sun on the pebble beach, help to create a magical...more
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Trondenesveien 122 | Borkenes, Harstad 9404, Norway
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Friendly staff who gave really great service. The Hemmestad is a carefully restored trading post that has been made into a living museum. They have worked to produce additional displays of historical information and descriptions of the displays with surprising detail. There are also, (according...More

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