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PICTURES from SANDNES

Sandnes is known as Norway´s bicycle city, mainly due to the fact that the bicycle manufacturer Øglænd DBS was situated here for decades. The city offers a variety of routes for everyday riders and tourists. Since 1996 a public bicycle rental programme has been in operation in the city.

 Lutsivatnet lake  
Lutsivatnet lake

Excellent fishing lakes/rivers: We have the lakes Stokkelandsvatnet, Bråsteinsvatnet and Lutsivatnet, as well as the river Figgjoelva to mention but a few.

The Gandsfjorden ends in the centre of Sandnes. Sandnes is situated centrally in the Jæren region. Norway´s largest shopping centre, Kvadrat, is also situated in Sandnes.

 Gunnar Thorsen jr.