The Rackstad museum shows works from some of the painters in the Rackstad colony (Rackstad is a small village located some 7 km north east of Arvika, near the lake Racken).The painters represents the Swedish National Romance period, around 1900. A speciality was the nordic light (which you also will find in the Skagen museum in Denmark).On this...more
Torggatan 9, , ARVIKA 67131
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Kyrkogatan 25, Arvika, Vaermlands Laen, 67131, SE
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Josseforsvagen 34, Arvika, 671 60, Sweden
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Restaurang with caracteristic place, just at the harbour of Arvika. Nice view over the lake Glafsfjorden.
Friendly serving, good taste.
FRANÇAIS:La vie nocturne de Glaskogen, prennez un verre et asseyez-vous au bord du lac...ENGLISH:
Nightlife in Glaskogen, take your own drink and enjoy !...
On top of the Storkasberget there is a small tower for getting better view. Get up and take a look.You will find the ways by signs that indicate Storkasberget on highway number 175, just before Ingesund (entering the industrial road to the left) or 1.5 km thereafter (both ways meet half ways).more
To get an overview of Arvika you can go up with car to the Storkas montain.The name signifies Great beacon fire montain. Beacon fires were used in ancient times to give signals for long distance, when enemies were coming and things like that.From the mountain (if you go up in the view tower) you will se Kyrkviken which is a calm part of the lake...more
City scene not far from the market place and the railway station. The houses are from different epoches.In the city there are still many houses of wood, mainly 2-story houses constructed in the middle of 19th century, but this house I have learnt is a new constructed one, after a big fire some years ago. But the balconys look nice!more
.Français: C'est l'omniprésence de la nature qui fait l'attrait de Glaskogen par dessus tout et nous attire tout spécialement...Cette Réserve Naturelle se situe à quelques 75 km à l'ouest de Karlstad .English: More than anything else, it's nature that makes Glaskogen such a special place for us...This Natural Reserve is situated about some 75 km...more