This post is about Gotland, the largest island in Sweden that has fantastic nature as well as many cultural places to explore.
Hoburgen, at the southernmost tip of the island, where the road ends. Here you can see the famous sea-stack ‘Hoburgsgubben’.
This is from Kutens bensin, at Fårö
From Visby “city of roses and ruins”
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Recently I visited ‘Taberg’ in Småland.
Carl von Linné, the father of plants, named Taberg “the miracle in Småland”.
Not only that you can see almost all of Småland from the top, or rather 70 kilometers in all directions when the weather permits it, but on the sun warm south east side of the mountain you’ll find vegetation from the Alps in Europe — and if you look closer on the Hotel Taberg, it’s unavoidable to miss the link to the Alps. It’s of course here the town has settled.
A nice view with a golden chain-tree
This day it was a bit stormy and cold, but still worth a visit! I meet some more tourists on the top.
You can find out more about Taberg on: http://www.taberg.info/engelska/
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I also visited ‘Hovslätts hembygdsgård och kvarndamm‘ in Hovslätt near Taberg.
… and the beautiful waterfall…
… just like green medicine. Don’t miss if you plan to go to Småland and Sweden.
I participate in a challenge called ”365 photos”, in Sweden. The participants are suppose to take 365 pictures during the year and we are get to choose from 365 topics. We started yesterday. This was the photo I took today – ”January”. The snow is melting, it’s a little bit warmer now comparing to december.
This is a videoclip from the little winter wonderland I visited (from my last post) Västergötland, Sweden December 2012.