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H ALMSTAD, S WEDEN Chloe Skidmore Santi 4/16/2013 Period 2 City Project
B EAUTIFUL L ANDMARKS Visit Skansen Kronan, a beautiful crown fortress. Also check out Kalmar Castle!
F UN F ESTIVITIES Hurry and go participate in the feast of Valborg!
H ISTORY AROUND EVERY CORNER The Vikings are a huge part of Swedish history
R ULERS Bernadotte Dynasty 1818 - 1844 Carl XIV 1844 - 1859 Oscar I 1859 - 1872 Carl XV 1872 - 1907 Oscar II 1907 - 1950 Gustaf V 1950 - 1973 Gustav VI Adolf 1973 - Carl XVI Gustaf (To the right is Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden)
A RTS You will find art all over Sweden. Theres always a piece of art that suits your style.
F OODS Sweden has many foods that are known around the world. Christmas porridge a yummy oatmeal like food.
S WEDISH P EOPLE Swedish people are very social. Most Swedes put others before themselves. Swedes dont like to be late.
L ANGUAGE The language comes from the German language. How are you today? Hur mår du idag? (Swedish) Wie geht es Ihnen heute? (German)
E NJOY Y OUR TRIP ! Have fun and visit the sights! Tack!