A taste of Lund, Sweden

by Jeanne on April 16, 2014

in Travel - Sweden

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“Wow”, said Nick as we surveyed the scene outside the train station, “they sure like their bicycles!”.  And he was not exaggerating:  the kind of space you normally see devoted to cars is the amount of parking space dedicated to bicycles in Lund, a university town near Malmö in southern Sweden.  Like all the best university towns, it is compact – you can walk right across town in about fifteen minutes – and therefore ideal for cycling.  In fact, nearly half of Lund’s 83,000 residents use a bicycle for their daily commute.  But there is a lot more to see in Lund than bicycles and we were there to spend an afternoon exploring the town on foot, under the expert guidance of Sandra Andersson from the Lund Tourism office. Click here for a full portion →

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