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Húsavík'slovely and unusual church is quite different to anything else seen in Iceland. Constructed in 1907 from Norwegian timber, the delicately proportioned red-and-white church would look more at home in the Alps. Inside its cruciform shape becomes apparent and is dominated by a depiction of the resurrection of Lazarus on the altarpiece. The carved font is also worth seeking out, as are the 17th-century murals and candlesticks.

Read more:http://www.lonelyplanet.com/iceland/the-north/husavik/sights/religious-spiritual/husavikurkirkja#ixzz28zGdGqyV

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Comments (14)

Gyula Kaszás on May 30, 2011

Beautiful Colours LIKE!+Y!

Petr19, Zastávka, CZ on May 31, 2011

Moc pěkné, asi před bouřkou, LIKE2 - F1, zdravím Petr

角谷雅一 on May 31, 2011

Photograph like artistic painting.



Sasha Lisul on May 31, 2011

Very beautiful. LIKE. Greetings.... Sasha

Heinz Peierl on June 3, 2011

Tolle Kirche, Wolken wie in der Wirklichkeit

like 6

Viele Grüße von der Mosel


Sanjay Poudyal on June 4, 2011


Alireza Javaheri on June 5, 2011
  • Beautiful Photo & Excellent shot & Nice view
  • * L I K E *
  • Greetings from Iran
  • A-J
caner cömertel on June 17, 2011

Very nice building.


Sunpixx on June 30, 2011

What a sky in the background Anna! Very nice!

Kind regards Sunpixx

Stefka Gorgorova on July 8, 2011

Very beautiful! LIKE! Best wishes from Bulgaria, Stefka

Erling Sivertsen on August 21, 2011

Well done

Ang Li on November 10, 2011

nice shot.

aminul hassan on October 1, 2013

greetings from Bangladesh

Nadia Kushnir on February 1, 2014

LIKE! Best regards. Nadia.

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