An Alesund Art Nouveau Walk: Norway’s Fairy-tale Town

view of the art nouveau town of alesund-norway

Updated post: 26/01/20 | February 2020   Alesund, a fishing town and port on Norway’s west coast, has a distinctive architectural style borne out of devastation. On a stormy night in January 1904, a fire raged through the town, destroying 850 houses and leaving 10,000 people homeless. Mercifully, only one person perished. In just four years, […]