Risin og Kellingin (Risin and Kellingin) are two sea stacks just off the northern coast of the island of Eysturoy in the Faroe Islands close to the town of Eiði. ... So the giant and the witch (his wife in some versions of the story) were sent down to the Faroe Islands to bring them back. They reached ... Lonely Planet Publications .


Kalsoy is an island in the north-east of the Faroe Islands between Eysturoy and Kunoy. ... When he returns home, the selkie wife has escaped back to sea, leaving their children behind. Later, when the farmer is ... Lonely Planet Publications.


Apr 27, 2017 ... There's a shortage of women in the Faroe Islands. So men are increasingly seeking wives from Thailand and the ... I was really alone.


Nov 1, 2013 ... The men of the Faroe Islands – a remote archipelago between Norway ... To relieve their loneliness and solitude (and to begin to close the gender ... of their male neighbors have also taken Asian wives from 9,000 miles away.


Sep 25, 2017 ... When I told people I was going to the remote Faroe Islands to film ... Tiresome jokes, like the one about a guy "clicking twice and getting two wives" would ... Women have to go it alone to earn money, raise children, learn one ...


A young farmer from the village of Mikladalur on the northern island of ... He kept it locked up in a chest to which he alone had the key, a key which he kept at all ... The night before they were due to go, the man's seal wife appeared to him in a ...

Sep 27, 2018 ... Finding Love in the Faroe Islands: Confronted with a shortage of women, men in the Faroe Islands are increasingly seeking wives from ...


Feb 13, 2018 ... Bernadine Lim travelled to the remote Faroe Islands for Dateline, and put herself on ... he felt, an undercurrent that his Faroese wife couldn't get a Faroese man. ... It's achingly beautiful there, but the climate is brutal and lonely.


Feb 13, 2018 ... Finding love in the Faroe Islands is, obviously, not without challenges. ... gone, so It's never easy being a fisherman's wife,” he says in the film.