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*<see name="Umeå Turist office" alt="" address="Renmarkstorget 15" directions="" phone="090-161616" url="http://www.visitumea.se/" hours="Mon-fri 10.00-17.00" price="" lat="63.827090040" long="20.260924100">helps you with booking hotels, daytrips and provides information about Umeå and Västerbotten.</see>
*<see name="Gammlia" alt="" address="Gammlia" directions="" phone="090-171801" url="http://www.vbm.se/" hours="Tue–Fri 10–16 Sat 12–16 Sun 12–17" price="Free" lat="N 63° 49.761" long="E 020° 17.361">Open-air cultural showcase, centered around the Västerbottens Museum. Exhibits focus on the region's history, with art exhibits and musical performances as well.</see>
*<see name="Umedalen SkulpturSkulpturpark" alt="" address="Umedalen" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.umedalenskulptur.se" hours="Open park (24 h)" price="Free" lat="" long="">Public park financed by Balticgruppen displaying sculptures. Both permanent and annual exhibitions.</see>
*<see name="Umeå Rådhus" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Lies in the middle of Umeå. Behind it (on the north side) lies Rådhustorget (City Hall Square), the heart of Umeå's central shopping district. Rådhusesplanaden leads you from the square to Järnvägstorget (The Rail Square), next to which lies the train station as well as the long-haul bus station. Off to the side of Rådhusesplanaden you will also pass Umeå Stadsbibliotek (Umeå City Library) and Vasaplan (the hub of local bus traffic). In front of the City Hall is Rådhusparken and down by the waterfront is Trädgård i Norr (Garden in the North), which is a small flower park.</see>
*<see name="Umeå Universitet" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="090-7865000" url="http://www.umu.se/english/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Founded in 1965 and is Sweden's fifth oldest university. Foreign students are welcome to apply '''here''' [http://www.umu.se/english/education].</see>
==Eat==
 
* <eat name="Frasses" alt="" address="Rådhustorget 1" directions="" phone="090-121285" url="http://www.frasses.se" hours="" price="ca. 50-70 SEK" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Hamburger chain, try the garlic dip that only the Umeå franchises have.</eat>
* <eat name="MAX" alt="" address="Kungsgatan 63, Rådhustorget" directions="" phone="090-120070" url="http://www.max.se" hours="" price="ca. 50-70 SEK" lat="N 63º 49' 32.53" long="E 20º 15' 52.20" email="" fax="">Popular Swedish hamburger chain.</eat>
* <eat name="Mias Grill" alt="" address="Järnvägstorget" directions="" phone="090-133050" url="" hours="" price="ca. 50-70 SEK" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Hamburgers with generous portions of french fries.</eat>
* <eat name="Älvans Pizzeria" alt="" address="Älvans väg 246,Tomtebo" directions="" phone="090-196965" url="" hours="" price="40-70 SEK" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">A small pizzeria with the best kebabpizza around.</eat>
* <eat name="Maxim" alt="" address="Kungsgatan 47" directions="" phone="090-138283" url="" hours="" price="60-100 SEK" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Relaxed bar and pizza/grill in the city center.</eat>
===Splurge===
* <eat name="Restaurang ViktorViktoria" alt="" address="Vasagatan 11" directions="" phone="090-711115" url="http://www.restaurangviktorviktoriaumea.comse/" hours="Tue-Sat 18:00-23:00" price="300 SEK and up" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Award winning restaurant. This is the best deal if you feel like you want to treat yourself with an inspiring dinner. </eat>
* <eat name="Rex Bar &amp; Grill" alt="" address="Rådhuset" directions="" phone="090-706050" url="http://www.rexbar.com/" hours="" price="200 SEK and up" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Upscale restaurant.</eat>
*<eat name="Invito" alt="" address="Renmarkstorget 6" directions="" phone="090-14 53 60" url="http://www.invitobar.se/index.htm" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Upscale Italian restaurant. 165 SEK and up for main course.</eat>
*<eat name="Socialize" alt="" address="Vasagatan 1" directions="" phone="090-777909" url="http://www.clubsocialize.se" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Specializing on local produce. Quite expensive but amazing food.</eat>
==Drink==
On campus pubs:
*<drink name="Corona" alt="" address="Johan Bures Väg 8-10" directions="" phone="090-7869032" url="http://www.clubcorona.net/en/175/--------------------corona-natt-club-corona/" hours="" price="50-100 kr entry fee" lat="" long="">A two-story, two-dance floors club located on campus. Minimum age is 20 (18 for students). Usually the top choice of the students of Umeå university as it can take over 1000 people when full. Corona is located on campus, in the back of the Universum building.</drink>
*<drink name="Krogen KrogenLokal" alt="" address="Ålidhems Centrum" directions="" phone="090-713300" url="http://www.krogenkrogenlokalumea.se" hours="" price="50-70 SEK entry fee" lat="" long="">Recently refurbished, this classic night club in the heart of the student district of Ålidhem has regained some of its former glory. Popular among international students, Krogen Krogen Lokal offers stand up comedy (Tuesday) and karaoke (Thursday) as well as night club on Fridays and Saturdays.Recently it has become very popular and show sporting events and large screens</drink>
*<drink name="NH" alt="Nationernas hus" address="Johan Bures väg 8-10" directions="" phone="090-774099" url="http://www.nationernashus.com/" hours="" price="30 SEK entry fee" lat="" long="">Right next door to its rival Corona, this cosy little student pub is a breath of fresh air compared to its usually crowded neighbour. Recently refurbished it offers a huge choice of bottled beers. Admittance strictly for students possesing valid ISIC or national student card only. Club on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays and a tremendously popular late afternoon pub (EPP) on Fridays.</drink>
*<drink name="E-Puben" alt="" address="Universum" directions="" phone="090-7867679" url="http://www.hhus.se/epuben" hours="" price="30 SEK entry fee" lat="" long="">This recently renovated student pub is located straight on the campus. Driven by the Business and Economics students, this pub gets crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. You will need a valid ISIC or national student card to gain entrance here.</drink>
*<drink name="Teatercaféet" alt="TC" address="Vasaplan" directions="" phone="090-156321" url="http://www.umea.fh.se/default.asp?id=4354&PTID=&refid=1066" hours="" price="80 SEK entry fee" lat="" long="">This two story bar and restaurant is located close by the public library in central Umeå. It has a large outdoor sitting area during summer but the indoor part gets easily crowded, especially during weekends. TC represents a modern white decor bar and nightclub and is popular among house music fans.</drink>
*<drink name="Allstars" alt="" address="Kungsgatan 50 A" directions="" phone="090145200" url="http://www.allstarbar.se/Default.aspx?CMSLanguageID=1&ArticleID=23" checkin="" checkout="" price="100 SEK" lat="" long="">Another sportsbar in addition to O'Learys. This place turns to a club on weekend and offers a typical pub menu with burgers and barbecued chicken wings.</drink>
 
 
Additionally, a number of events, such as Klubb Pingvin [http://www.klubbpingvin.se/] occur on a regular basis, with a traditional venue being the Plaza, Universum (on campus) or Norrlands Operan (the Opera House).
==Sleep==
*<sleep name="Scandic Plaza Umeå" alt="" address="Storgatan 40" directions="" phone="090-2056300" url="http://www.scandichotels.com/en/Hotels/Countries/Sweden/Umea/Hotels/Scandic-Plaza-Umea/?redirected=true" checkin="" checkout="" price="720 SEK and up" lat="" long="">Four star hotel located in the highest building in Umeå. Right in the middle of downtown.</sleep>
 
* '''Stora Hotellet''' reopens in March 2014 following a complete renovation. The hotel is located downtown Umeå, next to the City Hall and the Umeå River. The hotel is connected to the city’s new cultural arena, Väven, through an interior market square.
 
* '''U&Me''' opens in September 2014 as a brand new hotel with 162 rooms, including two junior suites. U&Me provides a new hotel culture with compact rooms, simplification, flexibility and choice for guests. The hotel is located on the top floors of Väven, the city’s new cultural arena.
==Contact==

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