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Norrland encompasses two-thirds of [[Sweden]]'s surface are and about one-sixth of its population. Most of the major national parks in Sweden are located in the Northern parts of Norrland. The region is characterized by forests, mountains, rivers, mines, a harsh winter climate, long distances, left-wing attitudes, as well as university towns with young populations. Norrland is one of three major regions in [[Sweden]].
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Norrland is one of three major regions in [[Sweden]]. Norrland encompasses two-thirds of the country's surface and about one-sixth of its population. Most of the major national parks in Sweden are located in the Northern parts of Norrland. The region is characterized by forests, mountains, rivers, mines, a harsh winter climate, long distances, left-wing attitudes, as well as university towns with young populations.  
  
 
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*'''Esrange''', a rocket launching facility near [[Kiruna]].
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*The '''Icehotel''' [http://www.icehotel.com/] in the village [[Jukkasjärvi]] - A hotel built from snow and ice, which melts in spring and re-built every winter.
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*'''Kebnekaise''' - Sweden's highest mountain surrounded by vast wilderness areas and a popular trail to Abisko National Park.
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Revision as of 11:02, 28 March 2006

Norrland is one of three major regions in Sweden. Norrland encompasses two-thirds of the country's surface and about one-sixth of its population. Most of the major national parks in Sweden are located in the Northern parts of Norrland. The region is characterized by forests, mountains, rivers, mines, a harsh winter climate, long distances, left-wing attitudes, as well as university towns with young populations.

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Other destinations

  • Esrange, a rocket launching facility near Kiruna.
  • The Icehotel [1] in the village Jukkasjärvi - A hotel built from snow and ice, which melts in spring and re-built every winter.
  • Kebnekaise - Sweden's highest mountain surrounded by vast wilderness areas and a popular trail to Abisko National Park.


Understand

Talk

Get in

Get around

See

Itineraries

Do

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out

WikiPedia:Norrland



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