Symboler (Insignia / Emblemès / Insignien)Edit
Merkið - The Sign - Das Zeichen - Mærket. Føroya Flagg - Flag of the Faroes - Flagge der Färöer - Færøernes Flag - Flaga Wysp Owczych
Kort (Maps / Cartes / Karten)Edit
- For regional maps see: Municipalities in the Faroe Islands
- For positions of cities, villages and other places, see: Places in the Faroe Islands
Vejr og klima (Weather and Climate)Edit
Byer og landsbyer (Towns and Villages)Edit
The capital Tórshavn
Town of Kvívík in 1900
The town of Klaksvík
Church of Bøur
Church of Fámjin
Church of Fuglafjørður
Church of Funningur
Church of Gjógv
Old church of Gøta
The new church of Gøta in Gøtugjógv
Church of Hestur
Church of Hósvík
Church of Húsavík (Faroe Islands)
Church of Húsar Kalsoy
St. Olav's church of Kirkjubøur, the oldest church in the Faroes (12th century)
Church of Kollafjørður
Frederik's Church of Nes (Eysturoy)
Church of Nólsoy
Church of Oyndarfjørður
Church of Porkeri from 1847
Church of Sandur
Church of Sandvík
Church of Sumba (Faroe Islands)
Church of Tvøroyri
Church of Saksun
Church of Selatrað
Risin og Kellingin, two famous stacks
Head of the Kollafjørður, Streymoy
Slættaratindur (882 m), the highest mountain of the Faroes
Skipanes on Skálafjørður (Eysturoy)
Vestmannabjørgini (Vestmanna promontories)
Eastern shore of Viðoy
Glacial circus valley in Kunoy
Cape Enniberg (right) is the highest vertical cliff of the world at 754 m height.
Dramatic scenery at Viðareiði
Háfjall (647 m) and Hálgafelli (503 m) on Borðoy
Road on Eysturoy
Hanus í Hanusarstovu and family 1899 in Hvalvík
The singer Guðrun Sólja Jacobsen together with schoolmates and her teacher
The singer and songwriter Eivør Pálsdóttir in national costume
Children in Árnafjørður
A music festival in Tvøroyri
Young Grey Seal (Halichoerus grypus) in the Faroe Islands at the beach, between rocks (more photos of him at "Phocidae")
Fratercula arctica - Lundi - Atlantic Puffin - Papageitaucher - Macareux arctique - Lunde
Young Atlantic puffin, Suðuroy
Sterna paradisaea - Terna - Arctic Tern - Küstenseeschwalbe - Havterne
Faroese map of 1673 in the book "Færoæ et Færoa Reserata" (First Faroese stamp series of 1975)
Merkið, the Faroese Flag on a stamp of 1976
Veðrur, the Ram (heraldic animal of the Faroes) on a stamp of 1979
Ancient Ballad: Harra Pætur og Elinborg, stamp set of 1982
Norðurlandahúsið í Føroyum - The Nordic House - Haus des Nordens - Nordens Hus, first Faroese miniature sheet in 1983
Europe CEPT 1986: Sea pollution and the consequences for marine fauna. Stamp in 1986.
Jólafundurin - The Christmas Meeting 1888 (stamp series of 1988).
Kappróður - Boat racing, one of the Faroese stamps 1989.
Merkið 50 ár - 50th anniversary of the Faroese flag. (Faroese stamps 1990).
Waterfall Svartifossur at Hoydalar, Tórshavn - Faroese stamps 1999.
Harpu ríma (The Ballad of the Harp) - Faroese stamps 2001.
Anglerfish - Faroese stamps 2006.
Stamp Sources: All content of the sources is by courtesy of Postverk Føroya licensed as Public Domain. The websites are multi-lingual