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Foroyar - Black and Red in Tórshavn - Grass roof on the houses in Reyni, The Old Town

This photo is taken in the picturesque nabourhood Reyni in Tórshavn. Reyni is one of the oldest parts of Tórshavn, the houses there are made by wood and have grass roofs. Tórshavn is the capital of the Faroe Islands. The population of Tórshavn is around 12.000 and of the municipality of Tórshavn it is around 19.000. The total population of the Faroe Islands is nearly 50.000.

 

www.visittorshavn.fo - The Tourist Information Centre of Tórshavn.

 

www.torshavn.fo - The Tórshavn Municipality

 

www.visitfaroeislands.com

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Taken on June 2, 2009