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Southern Sweden

Southern Sweden is a diverse and beautiful region that encompasses a range of landscapes, from rolling hills and dense forests to rugged coastlines and pristine lakes. Skåne, the southernmost province of Sweden, is home to a wealth of charming towns and villages, including Ystad, known for its well-preserved medieval center and links to the beloved fictional detective Kurt Wallander.

Further inland, Kronoberg boasts the picturesque region of Småland, famed for its glassblowing tradition and home to the childhood home of author Astrid Lindgren. The Halland region features the popular coastal resort town of Falkenberg and the charming town of Varberg, famous for its castle and spa. Meanwhile, Blekinge is known for its breathtaking archipelago, which includes the idyllic islands of Karlskrona and the Biosphere Reserve of Blekinge Archipelago National Park. Southern Sweden is a region rich in natural beauty and cultural heritage, and with its diverse landscapes and rich history, it offers something for every type of traveler.

Fulltofta Naturreservat: A Paradise for Nature Lovers and Hikers

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Fulltofta Naturreservat is a large nature reserve and recreation area located east of Ringsjön Lake in Skåne, Sweden. It covers 435 hectares of land and…

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Store Mosse – the largest swamp in southern Sweden

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Markaryd Hiking Trails: A Guide to Unforgettable Outdoor Experiences

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Kullabergs Naturreservat – practical information

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Kullaberg was no stranger to me (I had the opportunity to go to Kullens Fyr once). However, only this year we went exploring the surrounding…

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