'''Borås''' [http://www.boras.se] is
a town with about 60,000 inhabitants in [[Västergötland]] in [[Sweden]].
Borås was [[Sweden]]'s major district for producing textiles and is still well-known for having many shops that sell high-quality textiles for low prices.
===By plane=== '''Landvetter Airport''' ('''GOT''') located about 40 km from Borås has daily flights to most major european airhubs.
===By train=== Centralstationen is the train hub and local trains from [[Gothenburg ]] runs about once a hour. Also the '''Kust-till- kust'''-trains from [[ Gothenburg]] to [[ Kalmar]] stops at Borås .
Buses are operated by [http://www.vasttrafik.se Västtrafik] and covers the whole city and it's suburbs. However the city is small enough to walk around the centre.
Visit [http://www.boraszoo.se / Borås Djurpark], Sweden's second largest zoo. It's located about two kilometers from the centre. * Go for a swim in ''' Stadsparksbadet''' - an indoor water park.
Altough Borås might not be the best city in [[Sweden]] for drinking it has a few places worth visiting.
*'''Scandic Hotel Plaza Lounge''' This hotel bar offers a relaxing atmosphere for starting the night. However not really worth making it an evening here.
<br>*'''Rådhuset''' Bar and club located in the old town hall by the north side of the large square. <br>*'''Bishop Arms''' The best place in town to drink beer. Has quite a large selection of european beer. <br>
===Mid-range===*'''Scandic Hotel Plaza''' [http://www.scandic-hotels.se/ plazaboras], Allégatan 3, ''+46'' 33 785 82. A nice hotel with decent prices.
*[[Gothenburg]], [[Sweden]]'s second city, is not far away.