Ólavsøka

Hej fra Færøerne! Hello from the Faroe Islands!

This week marks the Ólavsøka festival when the Parliament is opened on St Olav’s day. There are also sporting events such as rowing competitions, art exhibitions and folk music.

Here’s some further information about the festival:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%93lavs%C3%B8ka

And should you wish to visit the Faroe Islands:

http://www.visitfaroeislands.com/

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