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    Stavanger is one of the largest cities in Norway with around 140.000 people. It still has very small town feel to it, as the city center is fairly small, with old white wooden houses and narrow streets. A lot of oil related businesses have branches here, so there is an excellent but rather expensive variety of shops, restaurants and nightlife. Stavanger, Sandnes and Sola together are going to be a European culture capital for 2008.

    Every summer there are several festivals and events going on in the city, the most popular among these are the beach volleyball, and the food festival. for both of these events the streets are closed for traffic, and everyone will be in the city, if not to watch the volleyball or to taste the food, just to soak up the atmosphere of all the happy people.

    If you plan to go to Preikestolen ( The Pulpit Rock ) then you can start your journey from Stavanger by take the ferry from Tau Ferry terminal in Stavanger and from there can continue taking the bus until you arrive in the bottom of preikestolen.

    There is also Oil Museum located in Stavanger and it is very interesting to be explored.
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      • Stavanger Cathedral
        0.02 Km from Stavanger
        Stavanger Cathedral (Stavanger domkirke) is Norway's oldest cathedral. It is situated in the middle of Stavanger, and is the seat of the Diocese of Stavanger.
      • Gamle Stavanger
        0.55 Km from Stavanger
      • Stavanger Museum
        0.58 Km from Stavanger
        Stavanger Museum is a museum of natural and cultural history established in 1877, located in the Norwegian city Stavanger. The museum's collections consist of several departments: the department of zoology, the department for cultural history (which also includes custodianship of the royal residence Ledaal). Departments include the Stavanger Museum of Natural History, Stavanger Maritime Museum, Norwegian Children's Museum, Norwegian Printing Museum, Stavanger School Museum, Stavanger Art Museum,...
      • Utstein Abbey
        16.90 Km from Stavanger
        Utstein Abbey (in Norwegian Utstein Kloster) is Norway's best-preserved medieval monastery. It is located on the island of Mosterøy in Rennesøy municipality, Rogaland county.
      • Garborg Centre
        26.69 Km from Stavanger
        The Garborg Centre (Norwegian: Nasjonalt Garborgsenter) is an educational centre dedicated to the husband and wife authors, Arne Garborg and Hulda Garborg. It is situated near Arne Garborg's childhood home in the town of Bryne, Time municipality, in Rogaland, Norway. The centre aims to encourage people’s interest for the ideas and visions of the two important authors and members of society in Norwegian history. The centre will also encourage visitors to take a more active part in today’s society...

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      Graphic showing average weather in Stavanger in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan 0 180.8 32 71.2
      Feb -0.3 121.5 31.5 47.8
      Mar 1.3 87.6 34.3 34.5
      Apr 4 98.1 39.2 38.6
      May 7.8 78 46 30.7
      Jun 10.5 91.8 50.9 36.1
      Jul 12.8 116.7 55 45.9
      Aug 12.5 156.5 54.5 61.6
      Sep 10.4 176.9 50.7 69.6
      Oct 6.8 194.8 44.2 76.7
      Nov 3.1 189 37.6 74.4
      Dec 1.1 202.7 34 79.8

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