Karlskrona city is the capital of the Blekinge county in southern part of Sweden. Outside the city centre are placed small islands as, Aspo, Senoren, Hasslo, Tjurko, which creates the Karlskrona archipelago. The Karlskrona city is recognized for the main maritime and naval inheritance. This provides a variety of museums, naval attractions, rare and old ships from the war times. The naval attractions, as The Naval Port Museum, aren’t the only tourist attractions in Karlskrona city. The classical architecture is kept in its original style, with the narrow streets, green areas and monumental places. Due to its particular charm and originality, The Naval Port of Karlskrona is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. The fact that the city is placed next to the Baltic Sea, assures a pleasant, warm climate. The Karlskrona infrastructure is really simple, so that you can easily admire the surroundings by foot or bike. Besides the cultural and historical attractions, the city provides a variety of entertainment activities. If you are interested in history and art, you can visit the spectacular and unique museums and galleries. Karlskrona town hosts The Blekinge Institute of Technology, that hosts a large number of native and foreign students. The Karlskrona islands will impress you with accurate beaches and exciting attractions.
During the summer time, in Karlskrona take place fabulous music festivals, that host bands and singers from all Sweden. The Lyckå Chamber Music Festival is recognized at a national level. One of the main tourist attractions is The Old Fellow Rosenbom, which is a wood statue presenting a local historical personality. The Lionardo da Vinci Ideale Museum provides rare collections of art exhibitions. The Blekinge Museum is considered as one of the most important cultural prides of Karlskrone city. The Holy Trinity Church is placed in the city’s centre and represents the most valuable and inspiring location in the city, due to its special design and ambiance. The Fredrik Church ensembles the typical baroque style and keeps the ancient architectural elements particularly presenting the unique Swedish culture and history. The Sparresalen Theatre provides wonderful plays and performances in a comfortable and pleasant ambiance. Karlskrona town hosts annually sports festivals and boat races, with the participation of German, Polish, Swedish representatives.
One of the natural sites to visit in Karlskrona are the rock carvings, pictured about 2000 years ago. These rocks and mounts can be found in Blekinge area. In Karlskrona, you can definitely find relaxing and impressive parks, gardens, classical alleys and also open air galleries. The Hogland park is the main venue for the local citizens. It provides large gardens, rare flower collections, beautiful fountains and a pleasant atmosphere. The Vamo Park ensembles a combination of a natural museum and a small, but impressive zoo. For a really adventurous trip, you can choose a bout trip to the Karlskrona islands, in order to explore the amazing landscapes and sites. You can explore the Senoren island, to organize a pleasant camping there and to enjoy the accurate air.
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.