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==Cities==
 
==Cities==
*[[Vaasa]]
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*[[Vaasa]]/Vasa
*[[Kristiinankaupunki]]
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*[[Kristinestad]]/Kristiinankaupunki
*[[Närpes]]/Närpiö
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*[[Kokkola]]/Karleby
*[[Kokkola]]
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==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
 
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*[[Närpes]]/Närpiö
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*[[Jakobstad]]/Pietarsaari
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
Pohjanmaa or in Swedish , is the area around [[Vaasa]] on the western coast of [[Finland]]. The majority of people here are swedish speaking although a few places are finnish speaking. The area is dominated by agrar culture in difference to the forestry dominated inland. Historically Öster Bottnia was hard hit in the end of 1800 when thousands of people left to emigrate to America.
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Ostrobothnia is the area around [[Vaasa]] on the western coast of [[Finland]]. The majority of people here are Swedish-speaking although a few places have a Finnish-speaking majority. The area is dominated by agrarian culture in difference to the forestry dominated inland. Historically Ostrobothnia was hit hard in the end of 1800 when thousands of people left to emigrate to America.
 
==Talk==
 
==Talk==
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
*Trains to Vaasa.
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*Trains to Vaasa and Kokkola.
*Buses.
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*Buses along the road 8.
 
*Car.
 
*Car.
*Ferry to Vaasa from Sweden?
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*Ferry to Vaasa from [[Umeå]]
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  

Revision as of 11:20, 9 February 2007

Ostrobothnia (Finnish: Pohjanmaa, Swedish: Österbotten) is in Finland, Central Finland.

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Ostrobothnia is the area around Vaasa on the western coast of Finland. The majority of people here are Swedish-speaking although a few places have a Finnish-speaking majority. The area is dominated by agrarian culture in difference to the forestry dominated inland. Historically Ostrobothnia was hit hard in the end of 1800 when thousands of people left to emigrate to America.

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  • Trains to Vaasa and Kokkola.
  • Buses along the road 8.
  • Car.
  • Ferry to Vaasa from Umeå

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