The administrative center of the municipality is the city of Sandefjord. The municipality of Sandefjord was established on 1 January The municipality of Sandar was merged into Sandefjord on 1 January On 1 Januaryrural municipalities of Andebu and Stokke were merged into Sandefjord as part of a nationwide municipal reform.
The city is known for its rich Viking history and the prosperous whaling industry, which made Sandefjord the richest city in Norway. Sandefjord has numerous nicknames, including the Viking - or Whaling "Capital" of Norway.
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Sandefjord has become a moodels hub, home of Torp International Airportone of Norway's largest airports. European Route E18one of Norway's most important roads, traverses the municipality.
Sandefjord is a stronghold for the Conservative Party ;    the Conservative coalition received over 70 percent of votes cast in The name Sandefjord, which dates to A. The name Sandefjord was first mentioned in chapter of Sverris saga from the year It was then referring to the fjord which is now known as Sandefjordsfjord. The coat-of-arms dates from modern times, having been granted on 9 May The whale symbolizes that in the late 19th Hot milf Drammen early 20th century, Sandefjord was a main home port for whalers operating in the southern oceans.
On 1 JanuarySandefjord received a Sandefjord models pictures coat of arm after the merge with Andebu - and Stokke municipalities.
The arms was designed by Erik Raastad from Sandefjord, with minor modification by the heraldic expert Jan Eide from Oslo. The decision to get a new coat of arms was made by the merger committee in Andebu on 24 May Sandefjord has been inhabited for thousands of years. A replica of the Gokstad ship, called Gaiacurrently has Sandefjord as home port.
Norway of Vennesla lesbian Gokstad Ship, Norway's largest preserved Viking ship, was discovered during an excavation at Gokstad Mound in The Vikings first settled here due to its speedy route from Sandefjord and along the coast.
Maaemo chef preparing a dish Photo: Anders Husa. Lambda terasse Sandefjord models pictures Estudio Herreros.
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The county that encircles the capital city offers fjord and forests, land and sea, small and medium-sized towns and many exciting Escort west Tromso and activities. Sommer Photo: Ninni Aarhus Tranum. Konferansesal Photo: Thon Hotel Oslofjord.
Varingskollen Photo: Varingskollen. Hurdal Skisenter Photo: Hurdal Skisenter. Picturess Vestfold Kunstmuseum Photo: Vestfoldmuseene.
Foynhagen Photo: Jonathan Vivaas Kise. Seilas i Oslofjorden Photo: All Onboard. Holmestrand sentrum dronebilde Photo: Ole Thomas Halvorsen.
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Visitors to Sandefjord Spa in the 19th century were the city's first tourists, and made Sandefjord into a popular holiday destination. Coat of arms. Accommodation Cabins, rooms and apartments Camping Guest harbours Hotels.
Seilas i Oslofjorden Photo: All Onboard.
Page 3. The city is dependent on the bathing establishment during the summer season when many tourists arrive in Mosels. The Sulphureous Bath at Sandefjord in Norway.
German forces constructed two coastal Sandefjorf in Sandefjord, located at the southern tips of both West - and East Islands. Inspiria Photo: Inspiria. Seilas i Oslofjorden Photo: All Onboard. Haldenkanalen Photo: Steinar Fundingsrud.
It is the third-largest lake in Vestfold County. Grafisk Studio.|Maaemo chef preparing a dish Photo: Anders Husa. Lambda terasse Photo: Estudio Herreros.
The county that encircles the capital city offers fjord and forests, land and sea, small and medium-sized towns and many exciting attractions and lictures. Sommer Photo: Ninni Aarhus Picturfs.
Konferansesal Photo: Thon Hotel Oslofjord. Varingskollen Photo: Varingskollen. Hurdal Skisenter Photo: Hurdal Skisenter. Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum Photo: Vestfoldmuseene.
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Model of Whalers Church in Grytviken, exhibit at Sandefjord Museum. On 16 November"Local Directory Pictures picfures 1 Sandefjord Vestfold". Vestfoldmuseene IKS, Hvalfangstmuseet, Sandefjord models pictures Picture: museum building there are animal and bird life exhibits and a life size model of a blue whale.
SANMUN Sandefjord and Nesbru Model United Nations. MUN Conference held in Sandefjord in November. Model United Nations.