Culture and History

If you love history and culture then you should meet some of these wonderful Locals. They all have something unique to show you.

Meet Peter in historic Gothenburg

Gothenburg has a fascinating history of moats and fortification. Our Local Gothenburger Peter is a human Google when it comes to history. He will take you on an incredible history walk around Gothenburg and round it off with fika.

Read more about Peter and contact him here: contact Peter

 

Göteborg hamn. Guidad tur med en Local i Göteborg

Cecilia shows you around her beloved Gothenburg

Would you like to hear some odd facts about Gothenburg during your visit? If you already live here, how about diving deeper into your home town? Then cheerful and wise Cecilia offers a wonderful tour of Gothenburg that is perfect for you, and of course it ends with fika.

Contact Cecilia here: contact Cecilia 

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Gun introduces you to beautiful Limmared and its rich history of glassworks and from the books ’The farms on the lake’.

Are you fascinated by the stories from the author Birgit Th. Sparre, or Swedish glassworks, or maybe both? Then head out to Limmared and meet our Local Gun. She is a big fan of the books ’The Farms Around the Lake’ and she will show you the beautiful surroundings around picturesque Limmared which is rich in Swedish history.

Gun only guides in Swedish 

If you want to visit Gun click here: contact Gun

 

Svenskt glas. Guidad tur i Limmared glasbruk med Meet the Locals

Historiska Sjötorp längst Göta Kanal upplevs bäst med Alf

Göta Canal with its impressive length of 190 km and its 68 locks is probably Sweden’s largest constuction ever. If you’d like to visit and learn about Götakanal then head over to Sjötorp and meet our Local Alf. He lives in Sjötorp and is well acquainted with Götakanal’s secrets and Sjötorp’s beautiful surroundings. He can show you around by bike or on foot.

If you want to meet Alf click here: meet Alf

 

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