The 17th century waterfront, canal and entertainment district is lined by brightly colored 17th and early 18th century townhouses and bars, cafes and restaurants and serves as a “heritage harbor” to many historical wooden ships.
A tunnel and storage shed are set into the walls of the Fredrikstad fortress which was built in 1666 to protect against a Swedish invasion. It looks more like a scene from the Shire in ‘Lord of the Rings’ to me.
St. Alban’s Church was built in 1887 and resides just outside the citadel Kastellet in Copenhagen, Denmark. The church is part of Church of England’s Diocese in Europe and is dedicated to Saint Alban, the first martyr of Great Britain.