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Selvika National Tourist Route in Finnmark, Norway by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

On the inhospitable and remote far-northern coast of Norway, a strange serpentine structure lies draped across the shore. Like a fossilised sea monster exposed by erosion, the shuttered concrete form winds around the site, taking visitors down from the road to a picnic table that is sheltered from the elements but exposed to the majestic view. The long path is determined by the necessity of providing access down the steep grade of the beach, but the architects have made a virtue of ...

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