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Explore The Art Nouveau Town of Alesund

Published on 20th September 2012 by Shing Yoong in Norway , The Northern Lights , Winter Holidays

Few towns can rival Alesund's history and landscape. If you had seen Alesund during the night of 23 January 1904, as it burnt entirely to the ground, you would hardly be able to believe that this now stunning Art Nouveau town was born from devastation. The reconstruction of the town started immediately by a team of bright, young architects all un...