Viser 1 - 10 af 180 for nøgleord "Swedish"
Known as the Granite City because of the locally quarried stone, Aberdeen, the capital of northeastern Scotland, is one of the most distinctive cities in Great Britain. Surrounded by magnificent scenery, it mixes a rich history, handsome granite architecture and traditional industries with a flurry of leisure and entertainment amenities. It has a vibrant arts scene, a cosmopolitan atmosphere and one of the most buoyant economies in the country. Scotland’s third largest city truly has something to offer for everyone.
Adelaide is a new city in an old land. Founded as a British colony in 1836, and now the capital of South Australia. Today, its rich mix of diverse cultures lives together in a relaxed and cosmopolitan lifestyle. Not only is Adelaide full of green parks but it has 30km of beaches stretching along its suburbs. The city is famous for its al fresco eating culture and is the centre of the Australian wine industry, with some of the best food and drink in the world.
Welcome to Alicante – the friendliest city in Spain! Alicante past present and future. Different civilizations have passed through these lands, leaving their mark which can be seen in all corners of this emblematic city. All of this adds to the appeal of this modern city with a primary focus on tourism, but also a special interest in industry and commerce. Alicante, situated on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, offers not only a great variety of services but also a wide range of cultural activities, with its museums, its festivals and its nature areas, in particular the Island of Tabarca (Mediterranean Marine Reserve). Alicante’s well-known climate and beaches make this a perfect city for spending a few pleasantly relaxing days away from it all.
The year 2013 is a very special year for Amsterdam. In celebration of several incredible milestones such as the opening of the renovated Rijksmuseum, 40 years of the Van Gogh Museum, the 125th anniversary of The Concertgebouw and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, 175 years Artis Royal Zoo and 400 years of the Canal Ring, the year is chock-full of exciting events and exhibitions. As a city renowned for its creativity and innovations, 2013 is THE year we share this spirit with the world. No wonder that Lonely Planet named Amsterdam as one of the best cities to visit in 2013, and CNN proclaimed Amsterdam as one of the 10 hottest destinations for this year: a “must-visit”!
This is the heart of the Turkish Republic, Ankara is the second largest city of Turkey after Istanbul. The city genuinely lies on the border where East meets West. This means that a traveller can sit outside a café under the shade of a tree-lined boulevard eating Meze. The combined influences of Europe and the Middle East in this city have coloured the architecture, food, wine, nightlife, fashion and arts. The two cultures have merged to produce a city with a unique identity. By dropping anchor in Ankara, as its name suggests, you are crossing the border of history.
Antalya is the pearl of the Turkish Riviera - an exciting major city, and at the same time a paradise for swimmers. The coast has innumerable delightful beaches that suit all tastes and along the coast, you will find lots of high-class hotels and restaurants. Those who want to take a break and get away from beach life can make interesting excursions to antique ruins and beautiful landscapes.
Antwerp, a busy pocket-sized metropolis, has something for everyone. The city is an inspiring source of culture thanks to its impressive architecture and magnificent museums and churches. Fashionistas can explore the stores of Antwerp’s designers, whose stylish creations are revered all over the world. And foodies and people with a passion for life in general will enjoy the warm welcome of Antwerp’s cafés and restaurants. A visit to Antwerp should definitely include the new museum MAS, the world famous Cathedral of Our Lady and Rubens’ House, the home of Antwerp’s most famous ambassador.
Athen er nok den hovedstad i Europa, som har gennemgået de største forandringer i løbet af de senere år. Der er dog meget tilbage af provinsbyfølelsen på trods af, at Athen er blevet en moderne verdensby. Her møder fortiden fremtiden, og de antikke monumenter danner en klassisk kulisse til et nyt og mere trendy Athen, og det er netop de store kontraster, der gør byen så spændende at udforske.
6 500 islands in the middle of the Baltic Sea. A unique destination, an island string of pearls stretching between the big cities, an archipelago between Stockholm and Turku. Within easy reach from Helsinki and Tallinn as well. On the Åland Islands the sea is never far away. We have 17,000 km of shoreline, a pleasant maritime climate and the highest number of sunshine hours in Scandinavia. Experience the charm of this island country, the red granite cliffs, nature and tranquillity. Enjoy high quality of life and peaceful activities or just relax and be yourself. Island life puts its imprint on life and people. Find out how bon vivants live welcome to Åland all year round.
”No place in Europe surpasses this place in charm, beauty, climate and prosperity.” This is how the famous Swedish botanist Carl von Linné described the plain of Ängelholm on his journey through Scania in 1749. Ängelholm is nicely situated at the bottom of the Skälderviken bay between the peninsulas Bjäre- and Kullahalvön in Skåne and invites you to experience the beautiful nature of its surroundings. From unspoiled countryside, sand dunes and beech woods to magnificent activities for the whole family - Ängelholm offers several interesting museums, galleries, nice shopping facilities and many nice places, where you can stay and eat well.