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by caddy60s Online Now Dec 2, 2011 at 7:14 PM

I understand that there is a town of Alesund. Is this town close to NY Alesund?

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    Re: NY Alesund

    by bekerovka Online Now Dec 2, 2011 at 7:34 PM

    hy,
    no, Ny-Alesund is in the Svalbard Island, Artic Sea, Alesund in the west Norway, between Bergen and Trondheim. There are 2000 kms between Alesund and Ny-Alesund.
    Ciao, Marco

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    by caddy60 Online Now Dec 3, 2011 at 10:06 AM

    Thank you for your answer.

    Bruce

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    Re: NY Alesund

    by globetrott Online Now Mar 2, 2013 at 6:41 PM

    Oh no they are not close at all and their case is similar to York in UK and New York in the US:
    b.t.w. in Ny Alesund you will find the northnmost postoffice in the world !
    Ny Alesund is in Spitzbergen / Svalbard !

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