Haugesund

A coastal Norwegian town, Haugesund is known for its historic fishing industry as well as its interesting historic sites.

Haugesund is a town and municipality in the county of Rogaland, Norway. The town is the main population centre of the Haugaland and northern Rogaland area. Haugesund is the main cultural centre for its region, and is home to several festivals, the largest being the Norwegian International Film Festival and Sildajazz, an international jazz festival. The town has several relatively large shopping centers. A nation-wide local landmark is the Haugesund's town hall, one of the finest neo-classical buildings in Norway.
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