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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 '''Östhammar'''. 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==
 
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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==
Public transport is scarce, but you get wherever you want with a car. A no-cost car ferry operates between Östhammar and Gräsö.
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Public transport is scarce, but you get wherever you want with a car. A no-cost car ferry operates between Öregrund and Gräsö.
  
 
==See==
 
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Latest revision as of 10:20, 29 November 2013

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 Östhammar. 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.

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Towns[edit]

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[edit]

Gräsö is a calm island.

Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

From Stockholm by bus from Tekniska Högskolan.

Baltic Sea ferries connect to Åland and Finland.

Get around[edit]

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

See[edit][add listing]

The maritime scenery.

  • Forsmark nuclear power station offers some guided tours.

Itineraries[edit]

Do[edit][add listing]

Fishing and hiking.

Eat[edit][add listing]

Drink[edit][add listing]

Stay safe[edit]

Get out[edit]


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