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'''Roslagen''' is the coastal region of the [[Uppland]] province in [[Sweden]]. Not a formal region, it is usually considered to contain the municipalities of '''Vaxholm''', '''Österåker''', '''Norrtälje''' and '''Öregrund'''. As the [[Stockholm Archipelago]], including Vaxholm, has an article on its own, this article focuses on the mainland.
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'''Roslagen''' is the coastal region of the [[Uppland]] province in [[Sweden]]. Not a formal political entity, it is usually considered to contain the municipalities of '''Vaxholm''', '''Österåker''', '''Norrtälje''' and '''Öregrund'''. As the [[Stockholm Archipelago]], including Vaxholm, has an article on its own, this article focuses on the mainland.
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See [[Stockholm/Northern and Western Suburbs]] for Danderyd, Täby and Vallentuna.
  
 
==Towns==
 
==Towns==
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
 
From [[Stockholm]] by bus from Tekniska Högskolan.
 
From [[Stockholm]] by bus from Tekniska Högskolan.
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[[Baltic Sea ferries]] connect to [[Åland]] and [[Finland]].
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==

Revision as of 20:29, 18 August 2012

Roslagen is the coastal region of the Uppland province in Sweden. Not a formal political entity, it is usually considered to contain the municipalities of Vaxholm, Österåker, Norrtälje and Öregrund. As the Stockholm Archipelago, including Vaxholm, has an article on its own, this article focuses on the mainland.

See Stockholm/Northern and Western Suburbs for Danderyd, Täby and Vallentuna.

Contents

Towns

Norrtälje is the capital of Roslagen.

Kapellskär is not much more than a ferry station.

Öregrund and Östhammar are twin towns in the north.

Other destinations

Gräsö is a calm island.

Understand

Get in

From Stockholm by bus from Tekniska Högskolan.

Baltic Sea ferries connect to Åland and Finland.

Get around

Public transport is scarce, but you get wherever you want with a car. A no-cost car ferry operates between Östhammar and Gräsö.

See

The maritime scenery.

  • Forsmark nuclear power station offers some guided tours.

Itineraries

Do

Fishing and hiking.

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out


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