Road Traffic:right side
Plug types:C, F,
System:PAL B / PAL G
Northern Europe, bordering the North Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Sweden
total: 323,802 sq km
land: 307,442 sq km
water: 16,360 sq km
temperate along coast, modified by North Atlantic Current; colder interior with increased precipitation and colder summers; rainy year-round on west coast
glaciated; mostly high plateaus and rugged mountains broken by fertile valleys; small, scattered plains; coastline deeply indented by fjords; arctic tundra in north
GDP: $194.1 billion (2005 est.)
GDP growth rate: 3.9% (2005 est.)
GDP per capita: $42,300 (2005 est.)
Inflation rate: 1.6% (2005 est.)
Currency: Norwegian krone (NOK)
Norwegian kroner per US dollar - 6.4425 (2005), 6.7408 (2004), 7.0802 (2003), 7.9838 (2002), 8.9917 (2001)
Population: 4,610,820 (July 2006 est.)
Growth rate: 0.38% (2006 est.)
Church of Norway 85.7%, Pentecostal 1%, Roman Catholic 1%, other Christian 2.4%, Muslim 1.8%, other 8.1% (2004)
Bokmal Norwegian (official), Nynorsk Norwegian (official), small Sami- and Finnish-speaking minorities; note - Sami is official in six municipalities
time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)
daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
7 June 1905 (Norway declared the union with Sweden dissolved); 26 October 1905 (Sweden agreed to the repeal of the union)
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Island for sale in Trondheim, Norway
Trondheim Island in Norway
|Area in acres:||14.83 |
|Price in EUR:||€3,500,000|
Rare Opportunity to buy a Norwegian Island
This pretty little island is located in one of the most beautiful areas of Norway, and just 1.5 hrs drive, and 15 minutes by boat from a major airport.
It could be used for leisure, farm, and has the potential for development of 20 waterfront houses with open space, ocean view, and a little marina for private use of the community. There was an old house used for schooling but
had been demolished.
The island has 50,000 sq. meters of arable land & 10,000 sq. meters of on-arable land.
Seller will consider financing part of the purchase or leasing.
The island is located near the mouth of the Trondheim Fjord, one of the most beautiful areas in Norway, and a favoured destination for cruise ships. The surrounding area is well known for its beautiful scenery with its idyllic coastline and rocky cliffs reaching into the sea. There is ample fishing in the sea, fjords, rivers and lakes. It is a land of contrasts. From coastal andscapes with skerries, moors and quiet fjords you can reach beautiful mountains and valleys within a distance of a few kilometres. You will find cultural landscapes, forests, marshes, wild rivers, peaceful lakes and gushing streams. The weather, too, changes almost as quickly as the scenery.
If you are looking for good sea fishing, you cannot do any better than here. The fishing in this area is rich and varied, and it is possible to catch most of the different kinds of fish that live along the coast, Trout, Char, Eel and especially the fine Salmon the area is known for.
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This Island for sale in Trondheim, Norway was first listed on 2007-04-15 23:05:44, and then updated on 2008-08-24 17:23:47 GMT.
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|Listing No. ||14977|
|Price negotiable|| |
|Financing available|| |
Norway Real Estate