Friday 1 February 2013

Winter tourists at the lighthouse

A happy quintet from Niedersachsen is this year’s first visitors. Klaus Peter is a lighthouse buff that has seen lighthouses on all seven continents, whereas Heinz visited Nordkyn 40 years ago (carrying a film camera; his highly interesting footage may be seen at
Together with the two gentlemen are their wives Heike and Gabriele and Heinz’ and Heike’s son Felix. Happily enough, the weather gods have made no trouble, and they report of a comfortable, calm and interesting stay at the northernmost lighthouse of the European continent.

Ready to ascend

Heinz, paying a visit to the school in Gamvik, was not present at the moment

On the way back to the car on a very calm day