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Hjalteyri

Hjalteyri is a tiny fishing village in northern Iceland in the Nordurland eystra region. Hjalteyri has 43 inhabitants and was the largest settlement in the former municipality of Arnarneshreppur before it merged to become part of Horgarsveit. Hja ...

                                               

Hondarribia

Hondarribia is a town situated on the west shore of Bidasoa rivers mouth, in Gipuzkoa, in Basque Country, Spain. The border town is situated on a little promontory facing Hendaye France over the Txingudi bay. A service boat makes the trip between ...

                                               

Hovden, Nordland

Hovden is a fishing village in Bo Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located at the northern tip of a peninsula on the island of Langoya, on the west side of the Malnesfjorden. The ocean lies to the north and west of the vill ...

                                               

Huanchaco

Huanchaco is a popular vacation beach town in the city of Trujillo, Peru. Huanchaco is known for its surf breaks, its caballitos de totora and its ceviche, and is near the ancient ruins of Chan Chan. Huanchaco was approved as a World Surfing Rese ...

                                               

Ladner, British Columbia

Ladner is a part of the City of Delta, British Columbia, Canada, and a suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. It was created as a fishing village on the banks of the Fraser River. Named for Thomas and William Ladner, who came to the area in 1868 ...

                                               

Lamorna

Lamorna is a village, valley and cove in west Cornwall, England, UK. It is on the Penwith peninsula approximately 4 miles south of Penzance and lies within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty ; almost a third of Cornwall has AONB desi ...

                                               

Lekeitio

Lekeitio is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the Spanish Autonomous Community of Basque Country, 53 km northeast from Bilbao. The municipality has 7.307 inhabitants and is one of the most important fishing ports of th ...

                                               

Lochinver

Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. A few miles northeast is Loch Assynt which is the source of the River Inver which flows into Loch Inver at the village. There are 200 or so lochans in t ...

                                               

Marsaxlokk

Marsaxlokk is a small, traditional fishing village in the South Eastern Region of Malta. It has a harbour, and is a tourist attraction known for its views, fishermen and history. As at March 2014, the village had a population of 3.534. The villag ...

                                               

Moskenes

Moskenes is a municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The municipality comprises the southern part of the island of Moskenesoya in the traditional district of Lofoten. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Reine. Other ...

                                               

Mousehole

Mousehole is a village and fishing port in Cornwall, England, UK. It is approximately 2.5 miles south of Penzance on the shore of Mounts Bay. The village is in the civil parish of Penzance. An islet called St Clements Isle lies about 350 metres o ...

                                               

Mundaka

Mundaka is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, northern Spain. On the coast, Mundaka is internationally renowned for its surfing scene. Mundaka is accessible from Bilbao by Eus ...

                                               

Mutriku

Mutriku is a town located in the province of Gipuzkoa in the Autonomous Community of Basque Country in northern Spain. It has a population of around 5000 and provides access to the Bay of Biscay. It is the site of the worlds first multi-turbine b ...

                                               

Myliddy

Myliddy is a small town in Sri Lanka. It is located within Northern Province. It is described as a "typical Jaffna fishing village." It is located at the mid-part of the Jaffna Peninsulas Northern coast. The town has been under the high security ...

                                               

Newhaven, Edinburgh

Newhaven is a district in the City of Edinburgh, Scotland, between Leith and Granton and about 2 miles north of the city centre, just north of the Victoria Park district. Formerly a village and harbour on the Firth of Forth, it had a population o ...

                                               

Nyksund

Nyksund is a coastal fishing village on the northern part of the island of Langoya in the Vesterålen archipelago. It is part of the municipality of Oksnes in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 5 kilometres southeast of the village of St ...

                                               

Old Perlican

Old Perlican is a fishing village on the Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada. Incorporated in 1971, it is one of the oldest fishing communities in Newfoundland; it served as the major fishing station in Trinity Bay for migratory ...

                                               

Ona, Sandoy

Ona is a village and an island group located in Ålesund Municipality in More og Romsdal county, Norway. The tiny island of Ona and the larger island of Husoy are separated by a shallow 15-metre wide waterway. The two islands are collectively refe ...

                                               

Ondarroa

Ondarroa is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of the Basque Autonomous Community, northern Spain.

                                               

Orio

For Orio in Kitakyushu, Japan see Orio Kitakyushu For Milano-Orio al Serio International Airport, see Orio al Serio Airport Orio is a fishing town located in the province of Gipuzkoa in the Basque Autonomous Community, northern Spain, with the to ...

                                               

Pasaia

Pasaia is a town and municipality located in the province of Gipuzkoa in the Basque Autonomous Community of northern Spain. It is a fishing community, commercial port and the birthplace of the famous admiral Blas de Lezo. Pasaia lies approximatel ...

                                               

Peggys Cove, Nova Scotia

Peggys Cove is a small rural community located on the eastern shore of St. Margarets Bay in Nova Scotias Halifax Regional Municipality, which is the site of Peggys Point Lighthouse.

                                               

Peksimet, Bodrum

Peksimet, an inland village in Turkey, located on the Bodrum Peninsula. It is part of the Turgutreis municipality and is 7 km from central Turgutreis. Its neighbour is the village of Derekoy. It is easy to drive through Peksimet without realizing ...

                                               

Pittenweem

Pittenweem is a fishing village and civil parish in Fife, on the east coast of Scotland. At the 2001 census, it had a population of 1.747. The name derives from Pictish and Scottish Gaelic. "Pit-" represents Pictish pett place, portion of land, a ...

                                               

Plentzia

Plentzia is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of the Basque Country. The town has 4.331 inhabitants. Plentzia is located 25 km north-east of Bilbao. It is part of the Bilbao metropolitan area, ...

                                               

Po Toi O

Not to be confused with Po Toi, an island in the south of Hong Kong. Po Toi O is a small fishing village at Clear Water Bay Peninsula, Sai Kung, New Territories, Hong Kong. The village is situated at a bay shaped like a sack, thus earning its nam ...

                                               

Port Isaac

Port Isaac is a small fishing village on the Atlantic coast of north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The nearest towns are Wadebridge and Camelford, both ten miles away. Port Gaverne, commonly mistaken to be part of Port Isaac, is a nearby ham ...

                                               

Portavogie

Portavogie is a village, townland and fishing port in County Down, Northern Ireland. It lies within the Ards and North Down Borough and is the easternmost settlement in Ireland. It had a population of 2.122 people in the 2011 Census. The town has ...

                                               

Portmahomack

Portmahomack is a small fishing village in Easter Ross, Scotland. It is situated in the Tarbat Peninsula in the parish of Tarbat. Tarbat Ness Lighthouse is about 3 miles from the village at the end of the Tarbat Peninsula. Ballone Castle lies abo ...

                                               

Portugalete

Portugalete is a town lying to the west of Bilbao in the province of Biscay in the Autonomous Community of Basque Country, northern Spain. The town has 45.766 inhabitants 2019 census and is part of Bilbaos metropolitan area. It is located at the ...

                                               

Prussia Cove

Prussia Cove, formerly called Kings Cove, is a small private estate on the coast of Mounts Bay and to the east of Cudden Point, west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Part of the area is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest, a Geo ...

                                               

Puupehe Platform

Puupehe Platform, also known Puu Pehe and in tourist literature as Sweetheart Rock, is a triangular sea stack 150 feet off the peninsula separating Mānele Bay and Hulopoe Bay on the island of Lānai, Hawaii. Both its Hawaiian and its English name ...

                                               

Punta Allen

Punta Allen, is the largest village in the Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve at the end of the Boca Paila Peninsula in Tulum Municipality in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. It is a small Mayan fishing village with a 2010 census population of 469 inh ...

                                               

Reine

Reine is the administrative centre of Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The fishing village is located on the island of Moskenesoya in the Lofoten archipelago, above the Arctic Circle, about 300 kilometres southwest of the town of ...

                                               

Reposaari

Reposaari is an island and village at the Bothnian Sea in Pori, Finland. The island is located near the mouth of river Kokemaenjoki, 30 kilometres 19 miles southwest of the Poris city center. The population of Reposaari is 1.099 2009. Since the 1 ...

                                               

Robin Hoods Bay

Robin Hoods Bay is a small fishing village and a bay located in the North York Moors National Park, 5 miles south of Whitby and 15 miles north of Scarborough on the coast of North Yorkshire, England. Bay Town, its local name, is in the ancient ch ...

                                               

Rock, Cornwall

Rock is a coastal fishing village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is opposite Padstow on the north-east bank of the River Camel estuary. The village is in the civil parish of St Minver Lowlands about 4 miles north-west of Wadebridge.

                                               

Sa Riera

Sa Riera, Catalunya, Spain is a fishing village and holiday resort situated in a tranquil and secluded bay of the Costa Brava close to the nearby inland towns of Palafrugell and Begur. It can be reached by road from Begur and Pals and there is al ...

                                               

Saint Malo, Louisiana

Saint Malo was a small fishing village that existed in southeast Louisiana on the shore of Lake Borgne, from the mid-18th century colonial period into the early 20th century, when it was destroyed by a hurricane. It was the first settlement of Fi ...

                                               

Saint-Jean-de-Luz

Saint-Jean-de-Luz lyz" ; Basque: Donibane Lohizune) is a commune in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department in south-western France. Saint-Jean-de-Luz is part of the Basque province of Labourd.

                                               

Santurtzi

Santurtzi is a port town in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, Spain. It is located in the Bilbao Abra bay, near the mouth of the Nervion river, on its left bank, 14 km downriver from Bilbao and forms part of t ...

                                               

Sigri (village)

Sigri is a small fishing village near the western tip of Lesbos Island. Its name derives through Greek σίγουρος from the Venetian word siguro, meaning "safe", based on the fact that it has a safe harbour. Sigri has a Turkish castle, built in 1746 ...

                                               

Smygehuk

Smygehuk is a harbour and fishing village at Smygehamn in Skåne, Sweden. It is most known for being the southernmost point of Sweden, and the entire Scandinavian Peninsula. To the west of the harbour are Smygehuk Lighthouse and Smygehuk Hostel. A ...

                                               

Snogebæk

Snogebæk is a fishing village and tourist resort in the south-east of the Danish island of Bornholm some 5 km south of Nexo with a population of 699. It shares a fine sandy beach with neighbouring Balka.

                                               

Sorvagur

There is also a town called Vagur on Suduroy. Sorvagur is a village on the island of Vagar in the Faroe Islands. It is located at the landward end of Sorvagsfjordur. Sorvagur is the largest village in Sorvagur Municipality.

                                               

St Abbs

St Abbs is a small fishing village on the southeastern coast of Scotland, United Kingdom within the Coldingham parish of Berwickshire. The village was originally known as Coldingham Shore, the name St Abbs being adopted in the 1890s. The new name ...

                                               

St. Laurent, Manitoba

St. Laurent is a community on the eastern shore of Lake Manitoba. It lies within the boundaries of the Rural Municipality of St. Laurent, 95 km from Winnipeg. An historically Metis settlement, St. Laurent is one of the few remaining places where ...

                                               

Steveston, British Columbia

Steveston, founded in the 1880s, is a suburb of Richmond in Metro Vancouver. On the southwest tip of Lulu Island, the village is a historic port and salmon canning centre at the mouth of the South Arm of the Fraser River. The early 1900s style ar ...

                                               

Sudavik

On January 16, 1995, an avalanche fell on the village early in the morning around 6:25 am and destroyed several buildings, most of them residents houses. Fourteen people were killed including eight children and twelve were injured. Severe snow st ...

                                               

Taganga

Taganga is a traditional fishing village and corregimiento of Santa Marta, located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia at about 10 minutes or 3 kilometres north of Santa Marta. Both Santa Marta and Taganga were founded by Rodrigo de Bastidas on Ju ...