Sweden is a country where you will find beautiful and lovely attractions. One of the main attractions in this country is Gothenburg. This is the second largest city in Sweden. Placed on the west coast of Sweden, Gothenburg is visited by several tourists every year. Gothenburg is known as a clean and green city, so if you want to enjoy a unique experience, this might be the right place to visit. This city includes two important universities, Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg. Moreover, the famous automaker Volvo was founded in Gothenburg in 1927, making the worldwide famous. Here are some interesting attractions to visit in this beautiful city:
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Slottsskogen means “forest fortress” and was established in 1874. This park is considered to be Gothenburg’s main park. Slottsskogen stretches over an area of 136 hectares of wonderful woodland with tawny owls and wild deer. Here, you may also find a zoo where you can have the opportunity to see horses, deer and Swedish elk. Also, at the children section, young visitors can enjoy watching hairy goats, boars, hens, rabbits, seals, penguins and ponds with ducks.
2. Southern Gothenburg Islands
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Southern Gothenburg Islands is a must see place in the city. It is easily accessible, just a few miles away from Gothenburg. If the weather is good, it is recommendable to take some food with you and enjoy a nice picnic, because there are lots of good spots and tables. This beautiful islands is also very famous for the duels in the Viking era.
3. Liseberg Amusement Park
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Liseberg Amusement Park is the largest amusement park in Scandinavia. This beautiful park is a pleasant attraction for all ages. Situated in Sweden, Gothenburg, Liseberg Amusement Park was first opened in 1923 and it is one of the most visited parks in Scandinavia, with more than two million visitors annually. From May to August, the amusement park is opened daily.
Gothenburg is very famous for its cuisine, as there are several award winning restaurants in the area, especially popular for the usage of ingredients such as fish and seafood. You should try one of these places. Do you know other beautiful attractions in Gothenburg?