Is the second largest city in Norway, the capital of Vylke Hordaland and the largest city in Western Norway.
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Located in the west of the country, on the North Sea coast in the Midthorland region. Occupies the Bergen Peninsula, protected from the sea by the islands of Askøy, Holsnøy and Sutra.
Until 1299 it was the capital of Norway, until about the 1830s it was also the largest city in the country. Today Bergen is a large port, the center of the oil industry. The city has a university.