Gothenburg

A cruise ship is seen going through a series of locks, with a large body of water in the background.

Travel through the Göta Canal from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Traversing southern Sweden as a blue ribbon that connects the port city of Gothenburg to a waterway that reaches the eastern Baltic shores, the Göta Canal is a true marvel of engineering. Moreover, as you get aboard a cruise ship and explore it, while roaming between lakes and rivers, be able to explore Swedish landscapes …

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Get amused by amazing rides at Liseberg in Gothenburg

Southern Gothenburg, right off Örgrytevägen, is home to a location that has become the largest of its kind in all Scandinavia. Surely, the concept of amusement park reaches a new meaning as you visit Liseberg, a place on which adventure mingles with fun, excitement and thrills. Above all, go through the park’s gates and behold …

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Explore communication at the Radio Museum in Gothenburg

Once you’ve reached the district of Lindholmen in Gothenburg, right across the Göta River from the city center, be surrounded by buildings dedicated to innovation and technology. Surely, among them you’ll also find a unique spot on which, through interactive exhibits and activities, you’ll learn about the history and evolution of radio. Indeed, the Radio …

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Explore the starting point of Swedish migration in Gothenburg

Next to the flowing waters of the Göta River in Gothenburg, a former customs house is the place on which you can behold a demographic trend as it occurred during the 19th and 20th centuries. In other words, be a witness of Swedish migration at the Emigranternas Hus, a museum that aims, through an insight …

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Behold aircraft inside a subterranean hangar at Aeroseum

Just north of Gothenburg, and in close proximity to the town of Säve, a former top-secret location is the place where you’ll live an underground experience. Moreover, the rock slopes of the former F9 (Göta air flotilla) from the Swedish Air Force are currently the home of Aeroseum. In other words, at this center you’ll …

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Long fountain in the Trädgårdsföreningen, Gothenburg

Walk among greenery at the Garden Society of Gothenburg

Next to where the Kungsportsavenyen crosses the channel that separates the formerly fortified heart of Gothenburg, the second largest Swedish city holds a place where green is the dominant color. Certainly, ever since its foundation in 1842, the Garden Society of Gothenburg, better known in Swedish as Trädgårdsföreningen, has held natural treasures not normally associated …

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Visit and gaze at the Volvo Museum in Gothenburg

Close to the center of Gothenburg and on an island that faces directly the Kattegat, a glass framed entrance welcomes you to a place where Sweden’s innovative spirit is enshrined. In other words, the neighborhood of Arendal is home to a museum that, along its different sections, covers the history and development of Volvo, a …

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Take a sailing tour around the Gothenburg Archipelago

Off the Swedish coast in Västergötland, and administered as part of the Gothenburg municipality, a group of islands comprise an archipelago named after this city, the second largest in Sweden. Certainly, history is featured throughout these islands, on which the lack of cars is compensated by the use of alternate transportation methods. In other words, …

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