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The capital of the Faroe Islands, on southeast Straymoy Island. It is a major port and shipping center.
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(Placename) the Faeroese name for Thorshavn
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the capital of the Faeroe Islands, in the N Atlantic. 11,618.
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But the Blues, who beat HB Torshavn in the previous round, are eager to secure a positive result to take back for next week's return leg at Windsor Park.
Crusaders, who led 2-0 against Faroe Islands outfit B36 Torshavn from the first leg, secured a dream clash by winning the return leg 3-2 last night with two goals from Paul Heatley and one from Jordan Forsythe.
Paul Heatley scored twice as Crusaders won 3-2 at Torshavn for a 5-2 aggregate success.
They will use the week as preparation for the start of their Europa League campaign, which begins next week with a home leg against either Crusaders or B36 Torshavn.
WOLVES will begin their first foray into European competition for close to 40 years against either Crusaders or B36 Torshavn.
Your Cruise includes Traditional British & International cuisine, stylish entertainment, guest 11 nights' full board accommodation on board Magellan 8 Atsea 9 Klaksvik, Faroes, Torshavn, Faroes 10 Torshavn, Faroes 11 Atsea 12 Liverpool, UK Arriving 07:00 1 Liverpool, UK Departing 20:00 2 Dublin, Ireland 3-4 At sea 5 Reykjavik, Iceland 6 Isafjordur, Iceland 7 Akureyri, Iceland *Book by 31 Mar 2019.
The capital, Torshavn, packs some great restaurants and shops into a town with a population of just 13,000.
Gasadalur village, Faroe Islands Views over the lake and, below, Torshavn Harbour TELL anyone you've been to the Faroe Islands and you can expect the same question every time in response: "Where exactly are they?" The Faroes' name doesn't conjure up much in the British imagination, beyond the occasional dim recollection that they're not brilliant at football.
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FOOTBALL LEVADIA TALLINN v HB TORSHAVN 5pm LEVADIA'S European successes are few and far between but they can kick off their 2016-17 Europa League campaign by beating Faroe Islanders HB Torshavn on home soil this evening, writes Steve Davies.