Ålesund

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Ålesund [1] is the largest city in Møre og Romsdal, Norway, with about 40.000 inhabitants (between 60.000-80.000 in the surrounding area).

Understand

  • Destination Ålesund & Sunnmøre Tourist Office, Skateflukaia, Phone: +47 70 15 76 00 (Email: info@visitalesund.com), [2].

The old city centre of Ålesund was destroyed by fire in the first years of the 20th century. Much international aid, including personal gifts from Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany who used to holiday there, helped to rebuild in the most modern style, Art Nouveau.

Get in

By plane

The following airlines serve Vigra Airport:

  • HI Hamburg International [3]
  • SAS' [4]


Get around

See

  • Aalesunds Museum, Rasmus Rønnebergsgt. 16, Phone: +47 70 12 31 70, [5]
  • The Atlantic Sea-Park, Tueneset, Phone: +47 70 10 70 60, [6]
  • Art Nouveau Centre, Apotekergt. 16, Phone: +47 70 10 49 70, [7]

Do

Learn

  • Ålesund University College; Larsgårdsvegen 2; Phone: +47 70 16 12 00; [8];

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

  • Scandic Ålesund; Molovegen 6; Phone: +47 21 61 45 00; Fax: +47 21 61 45 11; Email: alesund@scandic-hotels.com; [9]
  • Ålesund Vandrehjem [10] Parkgata 14, 6003 Ålesund The youthhostel in towncenter from 265,- (2007)

Get out


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