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Skåne is truly a special place. From the mysterious Ales stones to the beech forests in Söderåsen, the rape fields in Österlen and the steep cliffs at Kullaberg. Every time I'm in Skåne, I fall a little more in love.

 

Here I have collected all the posts I have written so far about Skåne, hope you find something useful!

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ALL POSTS FROM SKÅNE

Skåne

Helsingborg - 7 nice restaurants, cafes and bars

Helsingborg is one of Sweden's most restaurant-dense cities and the city has plenty of really good places for the whole family! Here are my seven favorites for a nice hangout – everything from microbreweries to French bistros and coffee spots.

Skåne

4 castles (and some huts) around Kristianstad

Skåne is Sweden's most castle-dense landscape, and castle towers can be seen on the horizon almost as often as church towers. Around Kristianstad in eastern Scania, we have visited four castles and the occasional "hut".

Sunset over Arild
Skåne

Arild – The steep little fishing village on Kullen

There Skäldervikens waves roll in over Kullahalvöns northern coast is nature at its wildest and most beautiful. Here lies the small fishing village of Arild, named one of Europe's secret gems. And I can't help but agree.

The garden at Flickorna Lundgren at Skäret
Skåne

Cozy cafes in Scania – 11 favorites (2022)

Among Skåne's rape fields and beech forests, you will find plenty of cozy cafes, ice cream kiosks and lunch spots. Here are 12 of my favourites, from all corners of Skåne.

Skåne

Farm shops in Kullabygden - 12 favorites around Höganäs

In Kullabygden in northwestern Scania, there are plenty of farm shops selling locally grown vegetables, fruit and their products. Here you will find my favorites among apple cider, sea buckthorn, asparagus and much, much more.

Ales stones on Österlen in Skåne
Sweden

Sights in Österlen - 15 great tips and favourites

Österlen may be a tiny little part of south-eastern Skåne, but there are plenty of sights there! Everything from historic castles to national parks and tropical white beaches - there are plenty of things to see and do here for the whole family. Here are my 15 favorites!

Dramatic views of the sea and cliffs at Skälderviken
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Josefinelust - Discover Kullaberg's finest beach mole

Kullaberg's northern coast is Kullahalvöns dramatic side. Here you are met by steep cliffs and hilly terrain that has met Skälder over the yearsvikens sculpting waves. Almost at the end of the Kullaberg nature reserve, you will find Josefinelust, an enchantingly beautiful pebble beach surrounded by turquoise sea and steep cliffs.

Girl looks out over the sea and Nimis
Skåne

Visit Nimis on Kullaberg – The place that is not on the map

Nimis on Kullaberg is something as strange as a controversial black building, a work of art in a nature reserve and a life-threatening climbing position - all at once. Visit at your own risk with good shoes and a big pinch of caution, but be prepared to be surprised and delighted!

The blanket beach
Sweden

Sights in Åhus - My 10 favourites

In northeastern Scania, Åhus is located on the white beaches of Hanö Bay. Bordered by the Kingdom of Water and filled with sights, history, nature experiences and wonderful eateries. Tune in to my ten favorites!

The priest's bathtub
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The priest's bathtub – Sand volcano in Österlen

Just outside the fishing village of Vik in Österlen, lies a unique natural phenomenon. The priest's bathtub. Remains of an ancient sand volcano. A volcano? In Scania? And how hard should it really be to find a volcano?

The dune landscape at Äspet
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The aspen around the Skåneleden SL6

One of Skåneleden's newest sections SL6 starts in Åhus and goes through the Äspet nature reserve. A stretch that offers both rugged sand dunes and enticing sea bathing.

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Eating and coffee in Åhus - Five tips for food lovers

Åhus is a popular seaside resort during the summer, but the city is at least as interesting for a cozy weekend trip with good food all year round. Here are five really good tips!

// Press trip in collaboration with Visit Kristianstad//

Hollyhocks among Scania farms in Lund
Skåne

Lund - 5 favorites to see and do

The student city. One of Sweden's oldest cities. City of Roses. The cycling city. After a week in Lund, I can probably also add "One of Sweden's most beautiful cities" to the list. For Lund – that's nice!

Road with trees by Ivöthe lake
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The hop loop around Ivöthe lake

Just north of Kristianstad is Skåne's largest lake Ivöthe lake. We set out on a journey of discovery along the 5 mile long road "Humleslingan" and discovered apple orchards, lovely nature, good food and lots of history.

Österlenkryddor
Skåne

Farm shops in Österlen - 11 favourites

One thing I love about Österlen is the many farm shops. Everything from chocolate pralines to flowers, applesauce to mustard. Here are my eleven favorites!

Söderåsen's South Söderåsen's National Park in Höstskruderåsen's National Park in Höstskruderåsen's National Park
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Söderåsen National Park – Hiking in a golden gorge

Perhaps it was always meant that we would meet Söderåsen National Park for the first time this fall. When the park showed itself from its most beautiful side. Our visit was a truly memorable walk through golden book halls and a moss-covered fire-colored ravine.

Skåne

Autumn holidays at Österlen

A last-minute trip to Österlen? Yes, it was actually a lovely (but unplanned) autumn holiday in Sweden's Provence!

Bäckaskog castle
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Bäckaskog castle - Where the angels sang the loudest

It is said that the Bäckaskog monastery was built "where the angels sang the loudest". We took an autumn walk in the castle park to not only catch the 800-year winds of history - but maybe even see a ghost or two...

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Kullaberg Nature Reserve – Scania's wildest side

In northwestern Scania are the wild and beautiful Kullaberg. Here in the nature reserve, you will not only find rocks that look like they are on the High Coast, but also the occasional porpoise.

Eel fishing in Skåne
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The eels outside Åhus

My visit to Tvillingaboden south of Åhus offered not only a perfect beach, but also a lesson in the history of eel fishing.

Skåne

Weekend in Kristianstad

This weekend I went on a press trip with Kristianstad municipality and got to discover several of the municipality's gems.

Skanör
Skåne

Skanör - Sweden's answer to Florida

Skanör - these white, shallow beaches with the little pastel-colored beach huts! It's almost like a Florida beach, complete with lifeguard houses!

Coffee day at Österlen
Sweden

A photo journey through an autumnal Österlen

When Österlen unwinds and recharges after the onslaught of summer, Skåne shows itself from its most beautiful side. Here, among mist-shrouded fields and spring green meadows, we drove around and caught the November light.