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==Regions==
 
==Regions==
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Rogaland can be divided into four traditional districts (listed from north to south).
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*[[Haugalandet]]
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*[[Ryfylke]] - Home to some of the most spectacular natural attractions in Norway
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*[[Jæren]] - Endless beaches and a surfer's paradise
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*[[Dalane]] - charming towns and villages, with a beautiful and geologically unique landscape
  
 
==Towns==
 
==Towns==
 
* [[Bryne]]
 
* [[Bryne]]
* [[Egersund]] Is the largest town in southern Rogaland.
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* [[Egersund]] is a charming town in south of Rogaland.
 
* [[Figgjo]]
 
* [[Figgjo]]
* [[Klepp]]
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* [[Kleppe]]
 
* [[Haugesund]], approxemately 2 hours from Stavanger and 3 hours from [[Bergen]] (in [[Hordaland]]).
 
* [[Haugesund]], approxemately 2 hours from Stavanger and 3 hours from [[Bergen]] (in [[Hordaland]]).
 
* [[Kopervik]]
 
* [[Kopervik]]
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* [[Ogna]]
 
* [[Ogna]]
 
* [[Sandnes]]
 
* [[Sandnes]]
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* [[Sola]]
 
* [[Stavanger]], The largest town in Rogaland. Well known as an oil-town. Due to the oil, the town is very international. The town also has the newest university in Norway (founded in 2004).
 
* [[Stavanger]], The largest town in Rogaland. Well known as an oil-town. Due to the oil, the town is very international. The town also has the newest university in Norway (founded in 2004).
  
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==See==
 
==See==
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The Lysefjord with the Kjeragbolten.
  
 
===Itineraries===
 
===Itineraries===
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{{isPartOf|West Norway}}
 
{{isPartOf|West Norway}}
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[[Wikipedia:Rogaland]]

Latest revision as of 20:59, 21 June 2013

Rogaland is a county in West Norway.

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Regions[edit]

Rogaland can be divided into four traditional districts (listed from north to south).

  • Haugalandet
  • Ryfylke - Home to some of the most spectacular natural attractions in Norway
  • Jæren - Endless beaches and a surfer's paradise
  • Dalane - charming towns and villages, with a beautiful and geologically unique landscape

Towns[edit]

Other destinations[edit]

  • Karmøy An island close to Haugesund. Karmøy means "the island that gives shelter from the open sea", known for the Vikings. It is this route that gave Norway its name ("the way to the north").
  • Orre

Understand[edit]

Talk[edit]

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

Stavanger airport (IATA: SVG), is an international airport. Flights to Amsterdam, Bergen, Copenhagen, Kristiansand and Oslo. As well as other destinations. Haugesund airport (IATA: HAU), has among other, scheduled flights to Bergen and Oslo.

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

The Lysefjord with the Kjeragbolten.

Itineraries[edit]

Do[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

Rogaland specialities: Komla, smalaføtter (sheeps feet) and smalahove (sheeps head).

Drink[edit][add listing]

Stay safe[edit]

Rogaland is as safe as the rest of Norway, if not even safer.

Get out[edit]

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