Helsingborg city is located in Skane county, in the south part of Sweden. The fact that this city hosts almost 130.000 citizens makes it one of the Sweden’s municipalities. The closest neighbor point is the Elsinore city in Denmark. Helsingborg is an old city, with an ancient architecture and an elegant style. The modernization of the city kept the unique design of the buildings and the central constructions. The infrastructure is completed by large boulevards and narrow streets that assures a quiet and solemn ambiance. Through the city’s pride it can be mentioned the football team, Helsingborgs. Also, the city is glad to present some wonderful cultural and monumental places to all citizens, visitors and tourists. The town is a little different than other areas in Sweden due to its perfect arrangement of the churches, museums and theatres in the same area, letting you think that it is a cultural and historical complex and not just the city’s institutions. The modern style of some streets and city’s regions became a good example of an urban complex, but still keeping its old architecture design.
As well as the majority of cities in Sweden, Helsingborg is a port city and a developed trade resort in Sweden. Due to the favorable geographic position, the city attracts tourists all around the world. It provides a variety of services and accommodation facilities as, restaurants, hotels, clubs. The reputable and hospitable restaurants will impress you with their special menus and cuisines. You should definitely visit the most popular restaurants in Helsingborg: The Papadam Restaurant, The Brooklyn Restaurant, The Big Buddha Restaurant, The Katten Theatre Restaurant and others. The most reputable and attractive sites in Helsingborg are the old castles, museums and churches. The Raus Church is one of the oldest churches in Sweden, it is recognized as a national cultural and religious inheritance. The Saint Maria Church is the main church in the area. The ruins of The Helsingborg Castle keeps great memories of the native’s history and culture.
The Kulturhus Dunkers History Museum provides art performances and presentations of the old art. The Sofiero Castle is an attractive venue for tourists and it provides a wonderful art gallery and a nice restaurant. The relaxing gardens with a spectacular sea view are the perfect location for a pleasant romantic evening. The Fredriksdal complex is an open air museum that provides a small theatre, old houses and gardens. Other entertainment and interesting attractions include: The Lock Kronnborg, The Rosenborg Castle, The Barsebacks Golf Club and surely The Helsingborg City Hall, The Ramlosa Spring. Helsingborg city amaze its visitors with the modest hospitality and unique ambiance, with ensemble a cultural and monumental inheritance for the Swedish people.
By Natasha Prijilevschi
The most spectacular Sweden cities .
Sweden is a country with fabulous cultural, historical inheritance. It is also called the land of Vikings. Sweden is one of the most democratic and developed European countries. The Sweden’s cities are really impressive and amaze with their green areas and monumental places. The most spectacular Sweden cities have a lot to offer to all tourists and guests.
Helsingborg - Central boulevard
Helsingborg - Modern infrastructure
Helsingborg - The City Hall
Helsingborg - Historical monuments
Helsingborg - Port town
Helsingborg - Ancient castle
Helsingborg - Wonderful city