Month: Jun 2013

  • Idyll at Røvær

    View over Suggevågen at Røvær Sunday morning. The old sail vessel used to be the pilot boat here. She is now owned by a foundation and being used for teaching purposes at school camps. Last year she sailed to Shetland and back, but because of lack of winds they had to use the old two […]

  • Røvær

    Saturday afternoon at Røvær. A stiff breeze from the north-west makes it chilly, but the sun helps 🙂 Røvær is a small community with about 85 people. There is good communication to Haugesund with a passenger boat. A new nursery school is being built and there is primary school up to class 10, with 14 […]

  • Sailing the west coast

    The first real sailing this year. Am now at Røvær, a little island community west of Haugesund. Came here yesterday after leaving home on Thursday. Passing Bokn, we suddenly saw water over the floor boards! Something must obviously be very wrong, but what? Dag, my companion for the first part of the trip, was able […]