Saturday, June 28, 2008

Where in the hell is ... Stavanger?

by Unknown at 3:28 PM

[Because our mission here at FatSpike is to culturally educate our visitors, not just provide beach volleyball commentary and awesomeness.]

Stavanger is the fourth largest city in Norway, and with a population of 119, 586 appears to be a relative backwater. It's major economy is oil production and exploration, and the weather is described as "rather windy". If you're like me, you're probably starting to wonder why they have a FIVB tournament here.

Well, I don't know. But please enjoy this Google map to increase your geographic knowledge:

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