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travel42 Port Guide: Gothenburg

Gothenburg travel42 Port of Call Guide

The western seaport of Gothenburg, located 250 mi/400 km southwest of Stockholm, is Sweden's second-largest city.

It's very industrial (Hasselblad cameras and Volvos are manufactured there), but also beautiful. Gothenburg has many parks, art galleries and fountains (the Poseidon fountain, in the center of a major avenue, is the most famous). Liseberg, the largest amusement park in Scandinavia, is right in the middle of the city.

Other sights include the opera house, the 17th-century...

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