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World heritage Grimeton

The radio station in Grimeton was opened in 1925 for wireless radio links and as such represents a unique technological heritage. In 2004 it was included on UNESCO’s list of world heritage sites and today the facility, with its six accompanying aerial towers, is the last remaining example of what was once a worldwide network of long wave stations. Guided tours of the radio station are available as well as a visitor- and information centre with a café and a shop.
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Öströö Sheepfarm

In the middle of the beech forest is Öströö sheepfarm with one of Sweden's largest stocks of sheep of the Gotlandish kind. Here is also a great stock of Highland Cattle cows, and a few pigs. At the farm there is a handicraft shop where they sell sheep skin products and straw work. Here is also a butcher's where they sell their ecological produce of tasty lamb and other delicacies. You can also go on an exciting lamb safari on Öströö's beutiful premises to se the lively lambs and furry cows.
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Ästad Vineyard

From the beginning Ästad Vineyard is a traditional farm, but is now winning prices for most inspiring environment for meetings and activities. You can enjoy everything between activities at the farm to the food in the restaurant and interaction with nature in the spa. Ästads activities are constantly evolving, the popular "Prisoners on the farm" has been with them a long time and is still the most popular activity, closely followed by their high rope course with ziplina, wine tastings, and of course – the farms Senses Spa with the world's only underwater sauna. In the spring of 2011 Ästad Vineyard planted 15,000 logs of the grape Solaris and the first wine will be served to the guest during the spring 2015! You can try vineyard hikes and tastings, where the vineyards sommeliers and winemakers share their knowledge of Swedish wines.
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The seafront promenade

Strandpromenaden - the seafront promenade, was built in 1912, is not only for the tourists' pleasure but a popular walking area for Varbergers. In all weathers, people can be seen walking from Kallbadhuset in the north to Apelviken in the south. Here one can meet both joggers and cyclists. Enjoy the fresh scent from the sea, salt and sea weed as you walk along the promenade, passing cliffs, beaches and the famous nudist beaches. Sheltered from the wind in Kärleksparken is a beach café which serve anything from the daily specials to coffee.
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