Gävle, Sweden 26.-29.11.2010 - Travel photos - Matkakuvia
Jan 16, 2011Public
Photo: The main pedestrian street, Drottninggatan with some Christmas lights
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
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Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gamla Gefle, old Gävle
Photo: Gävleån, the Gävle river (and some heavy snowfall)
Photo: Sunrise aboard M/S SIlja Galaxy on way from Turku, Finland to Stockholm, Sweden
Photo: Aboard M/S SIlja Galaxy on way from Turku, Finland to Stockholm, Sweden
Photo: Swedish flag in Gamla Gefle
Photo: Swedes are famous for their beautiful ladies, and while I was in Gävle, there was this competition for the role of Lucia, who was a Christian martyr and has strong traditions in Sweden around Christmas
Photo: Part of the statue "The Five Musical Geniuses" by Carl Milles
Photo: The famous Gävle Christmas goat, one of the main reasons of my visit to Gävle during Christmas time =)
Photo: The famous Gävle Christmas goat
Photo: The inauguration of the Gävle goat 2010 gathered huge masses of people to celebrate the occasion
Photo: The Gävle goat - and a fire extinguisher. It had even guards later on to protect the goat from pyromans. As long as the goat has been built from 1966 it has been burnt down almost every year. 2010 goat survived =)
Photo: Bottles onboard M/S Silja Galaxy
Photo: A sign showing the direction and distance to Rauma, Finland and other Scandinavian friendship towns of Gävle
Photo: The archipelago on a freezing cold morning near Turku, Finland
Photo: Gävle