Uppsala Län Travel Guide

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Uppsala

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Bålsta

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Forsmark

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Enköping

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Sandviken

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Härkeberga

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Danmark

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Älvkarleby

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Österbybruk

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Knivsta

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Frösunda

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Uppsala

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  • Gamla Uppsala

    Uppsala Things to Do

    The history of the Gamla Uppsala Church dates back to the 11th century, when the first church was built on the site of a former pagan temple. It burnt down in the middle of the 13th century and was later rebuilt. The current appearance is from the 14/15th century and the building is much smaller than the original church. When I came to Gamla...

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  • Villa Anna Hotel

    Uppsala Hotels

    Odinslund 3, Uppsala, 753 10, Sweden

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Cafes

    Uppsala Restaurants

    As one of my guidebooks described Cafe Ofvandahls Hovkonditori as having "old-world charm", I decided to give it a try on my second afternoon in Uppsala. The history of the cafe dates back to the 19th century and some famous locals are said to have visited the place in the past. Cafe Ofvandahls has a wide selection of cakes, pastries and even...

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Bålsta

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  • To Skokloster

    Bålsta Transportation

    The nicest way to get to Skokloster is easily by boat from Uppsala - the m/s Carl Gustaf. But don't worry if you're out of luck - you can also catch a commuter train to Bålsta from Stockholm (just remember the extra fee if you have SL cards only, as you cross a county border) and then continue by the local Uppsala county buses to Skokloster. Pay...

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  • Skokloster Castle

    Bålsta Things to Do

    This castle is one of the most well-known in Sweden. It was built in the 17th century by nobleman Carl Gustaf Wrangel, who wanted a modern palace in his childhood area, as a base for when he was in Sweden. Fortunately for us, he was rarely here as he was in charge of the Swedish part of Germany, and this means that the castle stood un-heated for...

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  • Skokloster Church

    Bålsta Things to Do

    The church is built on land originally given to Cistercian nuns during the 13th century by king Canute the Long. Herman Wrangel, owner of the surrounding land and Carl Gustaf's father, had the church restored in the 17th century when the reformation had hit Sweden, and then included a side chapel for the Wrangel family which you can see on the...

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Forsmark

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  • Forsmarks Wärdshus

    Forsmark Restaurants

    Forsmark Wärdshus is situated in the historical part of Forsmark. They serve Swedish food of high quality and when I was there today’s lunch was Wallenbergare (made of ground veal, cream, eggs and bread crumbs), mashed potatoes, green peas and lingonberries, so that is what I chose to eat. It was a Saturday and the lunch was 120 SEK (May 2012)....

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  • The parks....

    Forsmark Off The Beaten Path

    There are several very nice parks in this little village......a French "Orangerie" and also the English park with lots of small creeks, lakes, bridges to walk around....and maybe have a picnic

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  • Visit a nuclearpowerstation

    Forsmark Off The Beaten Path

    You can go on guided (walking and with bus) tours to learn more and see about how a nuclearpower station works - and what to do with the "garbage" from it.Very intresing indeed - and it is for free (Takes about 1½ hour)

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Enköping

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  • Hälsans stig.

    Enköping Sports & Outdoors

    The distance is six kilometers and you can start anywhere you want. If you visit the tourist office they will give you a map and further information about this. You find more information on Enköping´s web page. You need just very comfortable shoes and clothes.

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  • Second hand book.

    Enköping Shopping

    The shop is just open fridays and Saturdays. So try to visit Enköping one of these two days, then you can make a visit to this place. Here you buy books which are second hand and maybe quite old. Here you can make a lot of bargains. All kind of prices.

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Härkeberga

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  • Frescoes/wall paintings.

    Härkeberga Things to Do

    The paintings were created by Albrekt Målare ("målare" is the Swedish word for "painter"), better known as Albertus Pictor, his Latin name. He was born in Ymminghausen (nowadays Imminghausen) in Hessen, Germany, but we don't know exactly when. It is estimated to have been somewhere between 1440 and 1445.In 1465 he became a burgher of Arboga. That's...

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  • Present colours compared with the...

    Härkeberga Things to Do

    At the same time as the last overhaul of the paintings were undertaken, also tests were done to determine exact what colours the paintings originally had. One has long known that darker colours, like the brown or black parts, has once been red. The analysis revealed that also the from the beginning yellow parts in many cases have blackened, as well...

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  • Shop during the summer.

    Härkeberga Shopping

    This is a typical summer shop and it sells all kind of things from second hand things to local handmade handycrafts. Very interesting shop and it has many nice things and a lot od garbage too. During the summer you will only find this shop open, and after done some shopping you can rest in the garden with an ice cream if it is a hot summer day or a...

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Frösunda

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  • A Wedding Toast

    Frösunda Restaurants

    Following my friend's wedding in an ancient Scandic church, a warm wedding reception awaited us at the inn. Before the wedding meal was served, we toasted the bride and groom with lots and lots of champagne, laughter and wild raspberries! Somehow, the tart taste of the wild raspberries complimented the sweetness of champagne. It made a delicious...

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  • The Sizzling Wedding Cake

    Frösunda Restaurants

    Following my friend's wedding in an ancient Scandic church in Frosunda, a warm wedding reception awaited us at the inn...first a delicious buffet, followed by a sizzling cake! After getting high on Swedish schnapps and moose meat, I thought the wedding meal was over when lo, the lights dimmed and the cook wheeled in the wedding cake that sizzled,...

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  • Swedish apples

    Frösunda Things to Do

    We found a couple of apples trees behind the inn. How lovely, they were rather big and hanging ripe and red on the branches.

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