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    The main church in town

    by Laura_Mexico Updated Jun 19, 2008

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    Favorite thing: My friends and I just walked by this nice church..... it was the weekend and it was already late so it was closed and we couldn't take a peek inside. But I was very impressed with the building itself so I made this picture. Probably the inside isn't as spectacular anyway because it's a lutheran church and they tend to have a very modest decoration... But the architecture of the building certainly gives more charm to the town's downtown area.

    Beautiful church in downtown
    Related to:
    • Religious Travel
    • Architecture

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    by Janellabel Written Sep 12, 2002

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    Fondest memory: Going for a bikeride early one morning and just wandering the streets taking in the local sights and then buying danishes at a local bakery and doing my best impression of a Swede, of which I failed dismaly at but I did get my danishes and I did get a laugh out of the whole situation.

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    Go see a football game. It is...

    by Janellabel Written Sep 12, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Go see a football game. It is definently an experience and you get to see passionate Swede's at their best.
    Although the gentleman next to us expressing himself quite vocally may have been more at home in Melbourne at an Autralian Rules game.

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    by Janellabel Written Sep 12, 2002

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    Fondest memory: When I was still wandering around one morning aimlessly I found this man in Orebro square painting the medieval St. Nicolai Church . So I sat and watched him paint this church from scratch which turned into an amazing painting.

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    Orebro, in the centre of...

    by Pavlik_NL Updated Sep 8, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Orebro, in the centre of Sweden en halfway the road from Goteborg to Stockholm. It holds a keyposition here and it's surroundings, called Orebrolan(d). Orebro has a very nice atmosphere of a town that didn't loose it's cosy village-character. The centre is a great shoppingarea and the castle is a robust reminder of it's importants in older days. The castle can be visited.

    Fondest memory: Talking to stranger on a terrace and the openess and heartwarming personality of the Swedes in general.

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    by Nobbe Updated Aug 24, 2002

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    Fondest memory: Found this old building on Nikolaigatan near the medieval St. Nicolai Church. If I read the text that was once written on the wall it says: Kungliga Telegrafverket (The Royal Telegraph Company). So this building sure is from the past. Have no idea at all what it is used to these days.

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    Have a visit to Svampen (the...

    by Nobbe Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Have a visit to Svampen (the mushroom), a water tower built in 1958. It's called Svampen because of its shape. From the top, over 50 metres above ground level, there is a great view of Örebro. A restaurant and a café allows for special view while devouring. Architect: Sune Lindström.


    A Copy of Örebro's 'Svampen' can be found in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh.

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    How to find the objects.

    by Askla Written Aug 15, 2015

    Favorite thing: I have put links to Google Map in my tips to make it easier to find the objects mentioned, when possible to get the right position. The links are marked in italics. Unfortunately Google Map isn't very precise and too often points to other buildings than the wanted one.

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    by Nobbe Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Fondest memory: Found this building on the island called Stora Holmen in the river Svartån just north of Wadköping. It looked like a small castle with its small towers! =)

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    by Nobbe Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Fondest memory: The building next to the castle that also looks like a castle is the home of the newspaper Nerikes Allehanda
    . The building was built in 1891.

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