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Gothenburg

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Gothenburg

The beauty of Gothenburg becomes apparent as you walk around the harbour and city centre, and explore the different neighbourhoods that lend the area a pleasant and relaxing vibe. There are cafés on every street corner and world-class restaurants serving expertly prepared dishes with the freshest ingredients. Gothenburg offers year-round events and attractions like the Liseberg amusement park and the Opera, sporting events, the annual film festival and book fair, the Way Out West music festival and much more.

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Gothenburg City Museum
Norra Hamngatan 12, Gothenburg

The Museum of Gothenburg’s exhibitions tell the story of 12,000 years of history, explore the city of today and take a look into the future. You’ll find the museum in the unique setting of the Swedish East India Company building from the 1750s. They offer guided city walks, lectures and other activities. The Children’s Museum has all sorts of activities for children aged 0-5.

Feskekôrka
Rosenlundsvägen, Gothenburg

Built in 1874, the indoor fish market hall Feskekôrka, actually looks like a Neo-Gothic church, but is a paradise for seafood-lovers. Besides a market place, they also offer several lunch restaurants and takeaway shops that serves all kinds of fish and seafood. It is conveniently located in the city centre and popular among locals and tourists alike.

Strömma Archipelago Boats
Lilla Bommen, Gothenburg

Let Strömma show you the unique archipelago of Gothenburg! Enjoy tasty food and beverages whilst sailing by the beautiful archipelago. There are a choice of dinner cruises, such as the evening cruise around Hisingen, the 'Shrimp and Salmon' cruise and the Archipelago evening on the M/S S:t Erik. Departures are from Lilla Bommen.

SK Mat & Människor
Johannebergsgatan 24, Gothenburg

With a menu inspired in Swedish tradition and devoted to using raw local ingredients from the Gothenburg area, award-winning SK Mat is one of the city's finest restaurants. Each dish is carefully selected, prepared and paired with a suitable beverage in the open-design kitchen where guests can get a full view of the skilled chefs at work. For the full experience, be sure to order the sampling menu.

Nordstan
Nordstadstorget, Gothenburg

Nordstan is the largest indoor shopping mall in Scandinavia. It’s situated in the centre of Gothenburg, and holds three floors of shops. All the major chain stores such as H&M, Åhléns and Lindex are to be found here. It contains a wide selection of interior decoration, toys, sports goods, electronics, music, restaurants and cafes.

The Market Hall
Stora Saluhallen, Kungstorget, Gothenburg

The Market Hall called Saluhallen is the biggest indoor market in the city. Here you will find everything from spices, coffee, cheese, fruit, fish, meat to other delicacies from all over the world. There are around forty shops and places where to eat. This lively market is the ideal places for foodies!

Passport/Visa
 

Sweden can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. International (non-Schengen) travelers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the Schengen zone. Citizens of Schengen countries can travel without a passport, but must have a valid ID with them during their stay.

Airport
Göteborg Landvetter Airport, Landvetter

Göteborg Landvetter Airport is an international airport, situated 20 kilometres southeast from Gothenburg. It takes about 20 minutes to travel to city centre from the airport. It is easy to travel to and from the airport with the bus service called Flygbussarna. The journey takes approximately 25 to 30 minutes and departures up to every 12 minutes. You can take the bus right outside the terminal building and it will take you to the city centre. The final stop is the main bus station Nils Ericssonterminalen in central Gothenburg. Tickets can be bought directly on the internet (www.flygbussarna.se/en/Landvetter), at the airport, at resellers like 7-Eleven and Pressbyrå or from the ticket machine by the bus stop at the airport. You can also buy tickets on-board but only with credit/debit cards. Taxi is located outside the arrivals hall. The taxi companies often have fixed price when travelling between the airport and city centre, always ask about the price before travelling. There are several major taxi companies to pick from: Sverigetaxi Göteborg, Telephone: + 46 (0)31 100 100 Taxi 020, Telephone: +46 (0)20 93 93 00 Taxi Göteborg, Telephone: +46 (0)31 650 000 Taxi Kurir, Telephone: +46 (0)31 27 27 27 If planning to rent a car, there are several companies like Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt at Göteborg Landvetter Airport.

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