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Kronborg castle

Kronborg castle

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Description

Kronborg castle is situated in the Elseneur city in Denmark on a strategic point in front of Sweden.
28/09/2010
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Behing being a strategic fort, Kronborg was also the place where Shakespeare's Hamlet took place. It was built in 1420 and it is Frederick II's main castle
29/10/2011
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Josh
Le château de Kronborg est situé dans la ville d'Elseneur au Danemark,  face à la Suède. Il a été inscrit en 2000 sur la liste du patrimoine mondial de l'humanité.

Le château dont la contruction remonte en 1574 a subit plusieurs incendies. Il servait au Danois de point de contrôle pour l'entrée sur la mer Baltique.

Il est aussi connu pour être le cadre de la tragédie Hamlet de Shakespeare

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Helsingor Havn

0.3nm
308°
Le port de Helsingor est un port municipal de 1000 places situé dans le détroit de l'Oresund a son endroit le plus étroit, face à la Suède.
Téléphone:   4928 1080
Fax:  4928 1090
E-Mail:  nordhavnen@helsingor.dk
28 Sep 10

Espergaerde harbour

2.1nm
210°
28 Sep 10

Helsingborg

2.2nm
77°
Harbor protected by a breakwater.
29 Jul 11

Niva havn

6.7nm
207°
Nivå Bådelaug
Nivå Strandpark 19
2990 Nivå
Telefon: 4914 6618
Telefax: 4914 6697
25 Jul 11

Horsholm

9.5nm
195°
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28 Sep 10

Rungsted

9.6nm
195°
The Rungsted harbor is situated in the city of Horsholm on the Danish Riviera
28 Sep 10

Hoganas

9.8nm
345°
Small port protected by a breakwater.
29 Jul 11

Vedbaek Havn

11nm
188°
Vedbaek harbor is situated in the city of Rudersdal.
28 Sep 10

Kobenhavn

19nm
181°
Largeharbor protected by a breakwater.
30 Jul 11

Tarapur Point (W India)

20nm
179°
Tarapur Point is bordered by foul ground extending about 0.8 mile W; a narrow reef extendsabout 2.8 miles NNW from the N extremity of the point.
A light is shown from a white square masonry tower, 23m high with black bands, on the N extremity of the point.
1 Mar 12

Nakkehoved - DK

10nm
297°
Nakkehoved LighthouseGillelejeAt the end of 1700s there were only lighthouse on the Kullen and Kronborg to lead the major traffic toward the Sound. In 1770 it was  decided to build two lighthouse on Nakkehoved ved Gilleleje, and was built in 1772. That there would be a double ...
15 Dec 09

The Little Mermaid

20nm
182°
The famous little Mermaid of Eriksen in danish "den lille havfrue" 
26 Sep 10
Local Area

Øresund

Øresund en Danish or Öresund in swedish is the sound situated between Denmark and Sweden. More precisely between the Seeland island and Scania. Oresund is the link between Baltic sea in the south and Kattegat sound in North sea direction.It is 8km long and between 3 and 4 km large. ...
29 Sep 10

Baltic sea

The Baltic Sea is located in Northern Europe. It is bounded by the Scandinavian Peninsula, the mainland of Europe, and the Danish islands.
The Baltic sea is about 1600 km  long, an average of 193 km wide, and an average of 55 m  deep. The maximum depth ...
25 Jul 11

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11
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