Visby – the City of Roses

Scandinavians love to visit Visby during their holiday and there must be great reason why this place can be so popular. Although there is no brief clue about the earliest history of this city, there is great possibility that this area was occupied by human being as early as Stone Age and this could be caused by the natural harbor circumstance as well as the fresh water source. This city is place in Gotland county of Sweden which is perfect to be visited during summer. Summer is also the most crowded season so many local residents leave for avoiding this circumstance and rent their apartment for tourist.

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Visby,Sweden

The city wall of old town of course is the landmark which can be seen easily and there is no question that there are some other places in the old town which can be good enough to see. Klinten, DBW’s Botanical Gardens, where this city got a nickname the “City of Roses”, as well as St. Maria Church are the beautiful place which should be visited in this town. There are also some churches as well as museums. Visby airport becomes the gate for people entering the beautiful city including its old town and for reaching the center of the city, people can rent car or use public transportation meanwhile people can easily explore the old town on foot.

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Visby,Sweden

There are some crucial events which will be held in Visby. Almedalen Week is crucial event for Scandinavian politic. Medieval Week which is held every year will provides special experience of tourist since they have to wear medieval costume.

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Visby,Sweden

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