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Gävle Destination Guide

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Gävle in the region of Gävleborg with it's 68,635 residents is a city in Sweden - some 98 mi (or 158 km) North of Stockholm, the country's capital.

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Current time in Gävle is now 01:01 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Stockholm" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Brynas, Ostra Sikvik, Visby, Västerås, Vallentuna or Antonsberg. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Summer Solstice in Gävle (June 21)

00:21 min ( June 22, 2011 by Freddegreddet)
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Gävle Julbock - 2009 fire extinguisher ...

01:11 min ( December 13, 2009 by josephdscott)
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On the night of 8 December, 2009, at approximately 2 am, vandals twice discharged fire extinguishers around the Gävle Julbock, making it look as though the goat might be burning and prompting respons...

Gävle 2 Heliga Trefaldighets Kyrka (Tr...

06:54 min ( July 23, 2010 by shoutokutaiko1080p)
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A true high definition video (HDV 1920x1080p) with stereo sound. Please view in full screen mode. Heliga Trefaldighets Kyrka (The Trinity Church) i Gävle, Gästrikland. Videon visar kyrkans fasad, in...

Video Game Songs With Lyrics (FreddeGred...

02:27 min ( August 04, 2010 by Freddie25)
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A medley featuring video game songs with lyrics! (And wow, I never expected this to get so popular, considering the little time I spent on it. Thanks!) * Available for download here: freddegredde.com ...

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Brynäs IF

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Interesting facts about this location


Strömvallen is a football stadium in Gävle, Sweden. It is the home ground of Gefle IF. The stadium holds 7,302 people and was built in 1923.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.67, 17.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Gävleborg County, FIFA Women's World Cup stadiums, Football venues in Sweden, Gefle IF, Gävle

Swedish Railway Museum

The Swedish Railway Museum,, in Gävle, Gästrikland, Sweden is the national museum for Sweden's railway history. The Swedish Railway Museum is tasked with acquiring, preserving and supplying knowledge about Swedish railway history on the basis of the national collection. The museum is owned by Banverket (Swedish National Rail Administration), which receives an annual sum for the museum's activities from the Government.

More reading: Swedish Railway Museum homepage
Located at 60.67, 17.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Gästrikland, Museums in Gävleborg County, National Museums of Sweden, National railway museums, Railway museums in Sweden

Hälsinge regemente

Hälsinge regemente (Hälsingland Regiment), designations I 14, I 14/Fo 49 and I 14/Fo 21, was a Swedish Army infantry regiment that traced its origins back to the 16th century. It was disbanded in 1997. The regiment's soldiers were originally recruited from the provinces of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, and it was later garrisoned in Gästrikland.

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Located at 60.67, 17.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Infantry regiments of Sweden

Gävle University College

Gävle University College (Swedish: Högskolan i Gävle) is a university college (högskola) located in Gävle, Sweden. It uses the name "University of Gävle" in English, although it is officially a 'University College'. The University was established in 1977 and is currently organized into three academies. The university offers the Swedish version of Bachelor's and Master's degrees, as well as the corresponding professional degrees. The University's postgraduate education at the Ph.

More reading: Gävle University College homepage
Located at 60.67, 17.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Gävleborg County, Gävle, University colleges in Sweden

Gävle Municipality

Gävle Municipality (Gävle kommun) is a municipality in east central Sweden where the City Gävle is the municipal seat. Geographically the municipality is situated north of the mouth of the river Dalälven and is the southernmost municipality of the historical land of Norrland. The present municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Gävle was amalgamated with four surrounding rural municipalities.

More reading: Gävle Municipality homepage
Located at 60.67, 17.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Gävle, Municipalities of Gävleborg County, Municipalities of Sweden