Travel Blogs from Visby, Sweden

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Worthy visit to Visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Worthy visit to Visby

A travel blog entry by gter1

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We lost an hour of sleep because of the time change but are expected to regain it again after this visit in Visby is completed.  The medieval spirit is alive and well in this Swedish town. The cobble stone streets and the old buildings in town ...

The Hamptons of Sweden, Visby, Sweden travel blog

The Hamptons of Sweden

A travel blog entry by blakes

Due to the patch on my eye and 2 shots of Demerol we had to forgo Visby.  We understand this is the vacation spot for affluent Swedes.  It does look very pretty from the ship.  They have to take you in by tenders and the time ...

Charming Visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Charming Visby

A travel blog entry by mccritec

Ship anchored and we tendered. Visby was enjoyable with great ...

Visiting Visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Visiting Visby

A travel blog entry by aniemi

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Visby, our second UNESCO World Heritage site in as many days. Visby is another walled medieval city, also a Hansa city, on the the Island of Gotland. It was beautiful and Andrea wants to live there. It had many ruined churches, a result of getting too ...

Kongres dagbog, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Kongres dagbog

A travel blog entry by visby

Hej Så har vi haft vores første dag på Gotland og været med til kongresåbning og middelalder middag i kirkeruinen. ...

Capital of the Hanseatic League, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Capital of the Hanseatic League

A travel blog entry by khillski

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... , when it was stormed by an army from Lübeck which burned the northern parts of the town. Medieval Visby had more churches than any other town in Sweden - fifteen within the walls and two outside, which served various functions: parish churches, guild ...

Enn 70!, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Enn 70!

A travel blog entry by aetal

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Keskööl algasid juubelipidustused Vaakku poolt esitatud sünnipäevalaulu ja vahujookidega. Hommikul saabusime Tallinna ja pidustused jätkusid uutes kohtades ja uute külalistega. ...

Last day in Sweden, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Last day in Sweden

A travel blog entry by ccaraian

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 Today allowed only a brief visit to the historic town of Visby with a long history of Viking occupation and membership of the Hanseatic League. We visited the Museum and wandered around the lovely town. It was overcast and cold but the Swedes were ...

visby, suite et fin, Visby, Sweden travel blog

visby, suite et fin

A travel blog entry by t3r

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petite journée papy dans visby. petit restaurant, petite plage ...

Visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Visby

A travel blog entry by willemdes

Nice old town, safe family holiday target, medieval week for the people interested in these times long ...

Destination Gotland!!!!, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Destination Gotland!!!!

A travel blog entry by dgunter

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We finally made it to Gotland!!! Every year we come to Sweden Bengt mentions how beautiful this Swedish Island is (biggest island in the Baltic Sea), but we've never had the time to go...  I am so glad we did - the beauty of it is stunning, the ...

Visby, Gotland - A Swedish island, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Visby, Gotland - A Swedish island

A travel blog entry by pegariah

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Visby is a Northern European walled Hanseatic town which has preserved its townscape and its extremely valuable buildings.  The town wall dates back to the 13th century and is over two miles long.  It encircles the old stone houses, churches, ...

Outlaw Biker Gang, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Outlaw Biker Gang

A travel blog entry by jmsges

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... ; Once upon a time it was an independent nation.  Then Denmark controlled the island.  It is now run by SwedenVisby was once a very defensible port city.  The entire city is surrounded by a large stone wall that took 200 years to ...

A day on the ship, Visby, Sweden travel blog

A day on the ship

A travel blog entry by rell01

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Nothing on today so it was a late start. Checked out a couple of shows & watched a movie. Rell was feeling a bit under the weather but the alcohol seem to bring her around. Off to the formal dinning & drinking champaign. After that a comedy & ...

En dag till avresa, Visby, Sweden travel blog

En dag till avresa

A travel blog entry by thinky

Nu börjar det närma sig i morgon åker vi till Stockholm och övernattar där sedan bär det av på lördag ...

Gotland, Sweden, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Gotland, Sweden

A travel blog entry by backpackdaz

Trip with Ida to ...

på vägen, Visby, Sweden travel blog

på vägen

A travel blog entry by asien80dagar

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Nu är vi på äntligen på väg! över en öl och en grov panini planerar vi resan nogrant! Vår plan so far: 1. Hitta karta, 2. Hitta hotellet, 3. Hitta en bar där vi kan vänta o dricka den lokala brygden i sex timmar innan vi kan checka in, 4. ...

My Friend's Wedding, Visby, Sweden travel blog

My Friend's Wedding

A travel blog entry by jaunie_rockbabe

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It was a very nice ceremony at the church. I was really nervous while waiting for my turn to sing, and fortunately it went pretty good, I know so as the other guests came to me and praised me about it at the wedding ...

Byebye Gotland, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Byebye Gotland

A travel blog entry by jaunie_rockbabe

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It's been a lot of fun! and I despised having to say goodbye specially to such a beautiful island ...

Hogklint en Visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Hogklint en Visby

A travel blog entry by johnzw

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... wel even die rots op de voorgrond meenemen! Pff, ik had gewoon trillende knietjes. Maar....de foto's zijn geweldig! 's Middags hebben we Visby verkend. Echt prachtig. Heel veel oude kerk ruïnes, een grote muur om heel de stad heen met heel veel torens. ...

Walking around, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Walking around

A travel blog entry by jessica.darnall

We walked around the island with Darren and Meshea. ...

Pôhja, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Pôhja

A travel blog entry by kylliki

Hea, et Jaak eile nôu andis, vara Faro sadamas kohal olla. Oleme esimene auto ja veerand tunni pärast saarel. Pöörame vasakule Gamla Hamn ehk Vana Sadama poole. Seal on suurimad kaljud ehk raukid.  Ja jäänus 10. Sajandi kirikust, mille ...

To Medieval Sweden, Visby, Sweden travel blog

To Medieval Sweden

A travel blog entry by sparsel

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... minutes before we began to sweat and our heavy packs felt even heavier. We meandered through the winding cobblestone streets of Visby, briefly stopping to admire the old medieval homes and shops and ruins of ancient churches. We looked odd with our packs ...

Costa Rica närmar sig, Visby, Sverige travel blog

Costa Rica närmar sig

A travel blog entry by dybeck

Nu börjar det närma sig �� På fredag om 2 veckor idag åker vi till Åkersberga och sedan vidare mot Costa Rica på måndag morgonen. Det är lite och fixa med innan man ska iväg. Har köpt ...

Ilma kostüümita, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Ilma kostüümita

A travel blog entry by kylliki

Peale jalgratta bukkimist on tore teada, et vanu autosid saab üpris soodsalt rentida. Teeme seda ülejäänud päevadeks.  Täna vantsime jalgsi vanalinna, piiludes teeäärsetesse aedadesse ja vahtides kenasid rootsi majakesi. Köik ...

visby, Visby, Sweden travel blog

visby

A travel blog entry by slawago4

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Swede love of mine...., Visby, Sweden travel blog

Swede love of mine....

A travel blog entry by gmeetstheworld

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... for defense, they were for greed... Who knew? But all of the cities on this trip were on the Hanseatic Trade Route: Danzig/Gdansk,Poland - Visby, Sweden and the town we just arrived at 15 minutes ago, Riga, Latvia. I'm on the boat waiting to head out on a ...

Week 29, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Week 29

A travel blog entry by soohyung

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... to the island of Gotland where my friends Eric and Navin where waiting for me. The capital of Gotland is a town called Visby. Originally a Viking settlement, it later became a member of the Hanseatic League and to this day retains much of its historic ...

4. Tag in Visby / Insel Gotland, Visby, Sweden travel blog

4. Tag in Visby / Insel Gotland

A travel blog entry by stefan74

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... St. Katarina Ruine in einem der zahlreichen Restaurants gegessen. Das Essen war auch hier wieder sehr gut. Fazit Visby und Gotland: Ausserhalb der normalen Touristensaison sehr entspannte Urlaubsmöglichkeit und per Flieger ab Hamburg in knapp 3 Stunden ...

Cruise Day 10, Visby, Sweden travel blog

Cruise Day 10

A travel blog entry by jas20j

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8:00am - 5:00pm Visby on the Gotland Island in the middle of the Baltic sea is part of the territory of Sweden. Visby is the characteristic image of a Hanseatic town, complete with a defensive wall, many church ruins and small scale buildings from the ...

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