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Alesund sits in the North of Norway on a row of islands stretching to the Atlantic. As a result the city is surrounded by water and offers some spectacular views. Fjellstu is the most visited part of Alesund and offers an amazing panorama of the surrounding fjords and mountains. There is also a local restaurant here serving authentic local dishes.

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Art nouveau (Jugendstil) architecture, Alesund, Norway | Blaine Harrington

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Art nouveau (Jugendstil) architecture, Alesund, Norway

How to do Scandinavia on a budget -  "Pass through Oslo in a day or two and get into the countryside to experience the real Norway. Alesund is beautiful and less touristy than Bergen, while Trondheim [his hometown] is a wonderfully laid-back city easily reachable via budget airlines."

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Sure Oslo and Bergen are great, but don't miss Alesund, Norway. See our guide to Alesund, including tips for the top attractions, hotels and restaurants. | Norway Travel |  Photo Credit: Andrea Giubelli – Visitnorway.com

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