The La Recherche Expedition - Spitzbergen


I was alone in the middle of infinite loneliness: no sound nor voice disturbed my dream. The din of town and people was far away. I stood at the very edge of the world and before me was nothing more than the sea and ice.

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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.