Tag: sweden travel

Sarek National Park (sweden)

Sarek National Park (sweden)

Sarek National Park is a national park in Jokkmokk Municipality, Lapland in northern Sweden. Established in 1909–1910, the park is one of the oldest national parks in Europe. It is adjacent to two other national parks, namely Stora Sjöfallet and Padjelanta. The shape of Sarek 

Volvo Museum (Sweden)

Volvo Museum (Sweden)

The museum documents the history and development of the Sweden’s most renowned car brand. Vintage cars from 1920s on are on display

Uppsala Cathedral (Sweden)

Uppsala Cathedral (Sweden)

Uppsala Cathedral is a cathedral located between the Uppsala University Main Building and the River Fyris in the centre of Uppsala, Sweden. A church of the Lutheran Church of Sweden, Uppsala Cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Uppsala, the primate of Sweden. The 

Royal Armoury (sweden)

Royal Armoury (sweden)

The Royal Armoury is a museum in the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. It contains many artifacts of Swedish military history and Swedish royalty. It is the oldest museum in Sweden, established in 1628 by King Gustavus Adolphus when he decided that his clothes from 

Kalmar Castle (Sweden)

Kalmar Castle (Sweden)

Kalmar Castle is a castle in the city Kalmar in the province of Småland in Sweden.

Malmö Castle (Sweden)

Malmö Castle (Sweden)

Scandinavia’s oldest Renaissance castle is conveniently situated just a stone’s throw from the train station. The castle was alternately owned by both Danish and Swedish forces. The stately fortress now houses various collections of Malmö Museum, including old paintings, stuffed animals or torture instruments. There 

Swedish Museum of Natural History (Sweden)

Swedish Museum of Natural History (Sweden)

The Swedish Museum of Natural History, in Stockholm, is one of two major museums of natural history in Sweden, the other one being located in Gothenburg. The museum was founded in 1819 by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, but goes back to the collections 

Universeum (Sweden)

Universeum (Sweden)

Universeum is a public science centre and museum in Gothenburg, Sweden that opened in 2001. It is a part of Evenemangsstråket, the thoroughfare of events – close to Korsvägen and Skånegatan – which includes sights of interest like Scandinavium, Ullevi, Svenska Mässan, Liseberg and the 

King’s Garden (Sweden)

King’s Garden (Sweden)

Kungsträdgården is a park in central Stockholm, Sweden. It is colloquially known as Kungsan. The park’s central location and its outdoor cafés makes it one of the most popular hangouts and meeting places in Stockholm. It also hosts open-air concerts and events in summer, while 

Turning Torso (Sweden)

Turning Torso (Sweden)

Turning Torso is a neo-futurist residential skyscraper in Sweden and the tallest building in Scandinavia. Located in Malmö on the Swedish side of the Öresund strait, it was built and is owned by HSB Sweden. It is regarded as the first twisted skyscraper in the