Looking out to the sea, Voyages Friendship Statue symbolizes the ties of friendship that put an end to the cod-fishing wars between two neighbors and economic rivals, Iceland and the UK. This 1.8 m (6 ft) statue was created in 2006 by Icelandic sculptor Steinunn Thorarinsdottir. Its sister statue can be found in Hull, a port city in East Yorkshire. Put Voyages Friendship Statue into our Vik trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Vik.
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The statue is just adjacent to the Black beach but you have to cross the river and follow a gravel track to the oppiste side iof the statue to get close enough to view. Both roads in a rpough and I... more »
Stumbled across this statue. Kinda raises a few thoughts. That the U.K. is just across the water. The relation between the two countries. That this was important enough to put so much time and energy.... more »
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