Village of Gásadalur below Heinanova mountain, with waterfall cascading over cliff into the Atlantic Ocean, Vágar, Faroe Islands (@ Kimberley Coole/Lonely Planet)
- Welcome to the edge of Mykinesfjørður, under the shadow of Heinanova, where Gásadalur lies in the sýsla of Vágar.""It\s all Faroese to us
- These islands are miles and miles from any mainland.""So can you blame the locals for staring at you in a creepy, yet sheepish way?
- How do the local lasses keep their shoulders warm in the cool Atlantic mist?""Why, with this lovely garment
- Tourism is a growing industry on these beautiful, remote islands.""Just how far do you have to go to experience their charms?