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Old 12-28-2012, 04:51 PM
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On the West coast of the US, in many places, they allow homes back from the beach, but on the beach, which do not impede the public from hiking along the beach from one end to the other.
If they close off the beach with fences, then the public cannot stroll the beach. I don't
know what the configuration is here, but I would not think it a good idea to fence off the beach so people can't walk it.
It's the glory of Seattle (which has many Norwegians) that the 20 mile long Lake Washington can no longer be built on, except back from the walkable beaches, where anyone can stroll. If a law had not been passed to enforce this, wealthy people would have built their homes right across the walkable beaches and stopped people from strolling by. Seattle is very beautiful and is supposed to be like Scandinavia.
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Old 01-02-2013, 03:33 PM
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There is a photo in this article about Flatholmen. (And also about Magero) If I click to enlarge, than I see really Mette-Marit before the house?
Norges kongelige er dyrest i Norden - TV 2 Nyhetene
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Old 01-02-2013, 03:42 PM
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Wow...it is Mette-Marit..:-) Wonderful
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Old 01-03-2013, 01:13 PM
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I found this picturegallery about Dvergsøya, there are some pictures from inside, but they are old, from 2002:
Search | Scanpix

An other gallery, I don't understand it, but the pictures are also from this house, from 2004:
http://en.scanpix.no/spWebApp/search...abId=editorial
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Old 01-04-2013, 02:35 AM
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Who lives in the winter house, CP couple or the King & Queen?
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Old 01-04-2013, 04:08 AM
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Who lives in the winter house, CP couple or the King & Queen?
In the winter-house in Uvdal live the CP-couple. The Royal-couple have their winterhomes in Jotunheimen (the Prinsehytta), and the Kongsseteren by Oslo.
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Old 01-08-2013, 11:01 AM
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Pics about the Vogts villa:

https://www.flickr.com/search/?w=237...Dvergs%C3%B8ya

I am surprised, that somebody could take so inside-pics. There is no security?
There are two guitars on the wall... :)
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Old 02-24-2013, 03:27 AM
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Pics about the Vogts villa:

https://www.flickr.com/search/?w=237...Dvergs%C3%B8ya

I am surprised, that somebody could take so inside-pics. There is no security?
There are two guitars on the wall... :)

Here are some more (and same) pictures:
Søk | Scanpix
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Old 06-02-2013, 05:07 PM
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Pictures of Flatholmen Kronprinsparets hytte på Flatholmen - VG Nett

It is offered for rent.
Nå kan du bo på kongelig øy - VG Nett om Kongehuset
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Old 06-04-2013, 02:45 AM
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Other article about it:
Nå kan du ta ferie i hytta til kronprinsparet - TV 2 Nyhetene
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Old 06-25-2013, 04:24 AM
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A video about the house in Dvergsøya:
Strid om kongelig idyll - Klipp - NRK.no
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Old 06-28-2013, 06:37 AM
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Some in- and outside-photos of the holidayhouse of Dvergsoya:

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A short video about the holidayhome of Flatholmen by Risor:
NRK TV - Året med kongefamilien 2008 - 25.12.2008

"-Have you visited it?
- Yes, we've been there... It was absolutely fascinating... Great-Great place.
- Yeah, that's it.
- It's very nice location on the site and on the island. It is so nice out at sea.
On sunny days they have giant playground. There is little worse when it rains!
- Is this an expression of the Crown Prince Couple's environmental awareness?
-Yes, I think so.
-I'm quite sure.
-A real commitment with them?
-Yes, they lived on Svalbard in 3 weeks. Very simple. It is very important that contrasts with the life we live. You sit very pleased to be able to live under very simple conditions.
It is very good for kids to experience it too. It's healthy...."
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Old 12-24-2013, 03:53 PM
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Some photos about the cottage in Uvdal:
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A tragic story from the past of Dvergsoya:
Jebsens Villa og Heksa Maren på Dvergsøya. Ta turen. | tommetanker
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