Summer Food Norway

The first installment of our new series celebrating summer travel and food, a seasonal café in northern Norway opens for a few weeks of delicious food with the 24-hour sun.

Sophie Helene Menin,

Sophie Helene Menin

The uer in a cast iron skillet at Karenstua Café.

Sophie Helene Menin

Where time is counted in books and fish.

Sophie Helene Menin

Norway's mountainous coast.

Hanne Rismyhr

Harbor Road under the midnight sun.

Trygve Lunheim

Myken General Store.

Sophie Helene Menin

Black Cormorants.

Sophie Helene Menin

Halibut.

Hanne Rismyhr

The lighthouse.

Bjorn Skauge

Gro Bygdevoll in her garden, May 2010.

Trygve Lunheim

Panoramic view of Myken.

Trygve Lunheim

Myken is part of a chain of 40 small islands.

Trygve Lunheim

Norway's coast as seen from Myken under the midnight sun.

Bjorn Skauge

A tree in Bjorn's yard.

Hanne Rismyhr

Myken transport.

Hanne Rismyhr

Evening from the lighthouse window.

Sophie Helene Menin

Carvings made by the sea.

Sophie Helene Menin

Visiting traditional boats at the guest pier.

Trygve Lunheim

Outside at Karenstua Café.