Ilulissat

In Greenlandic Ilulissat means icebergs, an apt name as the sea is full of large bergs from the huge icefjord just south of the town. Well inside the Arctic Circle  with a population of 5,000 (plus the same number of dogs) it is Greenland's third largest town and main tourist centre.

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Disko Bay

Town centre

Harbour

Harbour

Fish

Storehouse

Looking north

Looking south

Zion Church

Hospital

General view

Supermarket

Shopping centre

Fish market

Sealmeat

Whalemeat

Blubber boilers

Turf house

Turf house

New housing

Colonial past

Insulated pipes

Sheds and sleds

Outskirts

Disko Bay

Looking north
 
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