Vaasa

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band created

at least one solo album called Outo Kunnia (translates to "Strange honor" in English). He and his friends in the band created the record label Kråklund Records in the beginning of the 1990s because they were unsatisfied with the big record companies. References Sandemo's mother was a Swedish (Sweden) countess Elsa Reuterskiöld (1892 – 1967), The family tree of Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson


commercial quot

and a dancer. * county of Vestervik and Stegeholm to Hans Kristofer von Königsmark * county of Korsholm and Vasa (Vaasa) to Gabriel Bengtsson Oxenstierna * county of Bogesund to Fredrik Stenbock With these reasons in mind, Kamensky suggested a daring plan, whereby the Russian army was to cross the frozen Gulf


turku

universities. The largest one is the University of Vaasa, which is located in the neighbourhood of Palosaari. Palosaari is a peninsula near the center of Vaasa, connected to it by bridges. The other two universities are Åbo Akademi, headquartered in Turku, and the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, or ''Hanken'', headquartered in Helsinki. Unique to Vaasa is the Finland-Swedish teachers training school, part of Åbo Akademi. The University of Helsinki

– Uppsala – Sundsvall – Örnsköldsvik – Umeå – Luleå – Haparanda – Tornio * 35px link European route E8 (File:Tabliczka E08.svg) – : Mo i Rana – Umeå … Vaasa

– Tampere – Hämeenlinna – Helsinki * 35px link European route E8 (File:Tabliczka E08.svg) – : Mo i Rana – Umeå … Vaasa – Tampere – Hämeenlinna – Helsinki


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of Ostrobothnia'''. Vaasa is the perfect base to go out on daytrips to the smaller towns of '''Kristinestad''' (''fi: Kristiinankaupunki''), '''Kaskinen''' (''sw: Kaskö'') and '''Närpes''' (''fi: Närpiö'') in the south or '''Nykarleby''' (''fi: Uusikaarlepyy''), '''Jakobstad''' (''fi: Pietarsaari'') and '''Kokkola''' (''sw: Karleby'') in the north. *'''Provinssirock''' is a good rock festival in the city of '''Seinäjoki''', some 80 kilometers east of Vaasa. As most hotels are fully booked in the area during the Festival, Vaasa could provide a comfortable base for a musical visit. The annual festival is organized in the middle of June. *Or why not take the boat over to Umeå in Sweden. WikiPedia:Vaasa commons:Vaasa


line called

, which head to Vaasa. There are also trains that go straight to Vaasa via Seinäjoki. Three of these trains also go from Vaasa to Jyväskylä via Seinäjoki. Check timetables at VR's web site. By bus There are west coast bus connections from Oulu to Turku, which go through Vaasa. Buses connect Vaasa also to Tampere, Pori and Kokkola. Check '''Matkahuolto''' for timetables and such. By boat A ferry line called ''' http


speaking part

Open Air Museum alt Bragen ulkomuseo url http: www.elisanet.fi vasa.brage index_eng.htm email address lat 63.0820 long 21.6307 directions Hietalahti phone tollfree fax hours price content The museum consists of a complete nineteenth-century farm with interesting buildings and interiors from the Swedish-speaking part of Ostrobotnia. Within walking distance from the city center. Do *


guest plays

in Turku, but also in Vaasa, Jakobstad, Helsinki and on Åland. Åbo Akademi was a private institution until 1981, when it was turned into a public institution. In the following years Ior Svedlin became a renown actor, due to engagements at the Swedish theatres in Vaasa, Turku and Helsinki. Most famous


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contemporary architecture

was built in 1936 and in 2001 a extensive renovation and enlargement of the library was complete taking both old and new elements into account. *'''Contemporary architecture'''. There are some interesting buildings to see if you are an architecture buff of the modern sort. One interesting area is the '''Campus of Vaasa university''' already mentioned above, another is the city's '''Center City Block''', also called WikiPedia:Vaasa commons:Vaasa


big record

at least one solo album called Outo Kunnia (translates to "Strange honor" in English). He and his friends in the band created the record label Kråklund Records in the beginning of the 1990s because they were unsatisfied with the big record companies. References Sandemo's mother was a Swedish (Sweden) countess Elsa Reuterskiöld (1892 – 1967), The family tree of Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

Vaasa

'''Vaasa''' ( ).

The city is bilingual with speaking Swedish (Finland-Swedish), but the surrounding municipalities have much higher rates of Swedish-speakers than that. These circumstances make the region as well as the city an important centre for Finland-Swedish (Swedish-speaking Finns) culture.

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