Pietro Querini - Shipwreck at the First Sphere of Paradise

The skerries near Røst

The castaways came sailing in these waters on a dark winter night in 1432.
Photo: Helge A. Wold

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The Northern Lights Route is part of The Council of Europe Cultural Routes. The Cultural Routes are an invitation to Europeans to wander the paths and explore the places where the unity and diversity of our European identity were forged.