Latvia - Ainaži Lighthouse (2014)

Latvia – Ainaži Lighthouse (2014)

  The Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states. The total length of its land boundary is 850 miles (1,368 kilometers), of which 213 miles (343 km) is shared with Estonia to the north, 171 miles (276 km) with the Russian Federation to the east, 100 miles (161 km) with Belarus to … Continue reading Latvia – Ainaži Lighthouse (2014)

Faroe Islands #130 (1985)

Faroe Islands #130 (1985)

The Faroe Islands (Føroyar in Faroese, or Færøerne in Danish), are an archipelago between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic approximately halfway between Norway and Iceland, 200 miles (320 kilometers) north-northwest of mainland Scotland. The area is approximately 541 square miles (1,400 square kilometers) with a 2016 population of 49,188. The land is rugged and has a subpolar oceanic climate: windy, wet, cloudy and cool. … Continue reading Faroe Islands #130 (1985)