Photos: Niels-Henrik Jensen www.koldingskriveren.dk

What: Street named after Knut Hamsun

Where: Knut Hamsuns Vej, 9381 Sulsted, Denmark

Here it is: Sulsted is a village close to the motorway E39 between Ålborg and Hirtshals in the north of Denmark. If you come from the north, take exit 8 Tylstrup. In Tylstrup, turn right on Tylstrup landevej which later change name into Sulsted landevej. If you come from the south, take exit 9 Vestbjerg. In Vestbjerg, turn left on Sulsted landevej. In Sulsted, take the street Elkærvej until you turn right on Alexander Kiellands Vej. First street left is now Knut Hamsuns Vej.

Yes, Sulsted has the honour of being the only place in Denmark, where you can find a Knut Hamsun street!


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