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Wall Street in New York

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 277 Wall Street is an eight-block-long street running roughly northwest to southeast from Broadway to South Street, at the East River, in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan in New York City.[1] Over time, the term has become a metonym for the financial markets of the United States as a […]

A week in Athens, Greece

Between februari 23 and march 1st, Malin and I spent a week in Athens, Greece. We enjoyed the wonderful weather, the great people we have met, the delicious greek food, a lot of old and new culture, modern and classic arts and some advanced modern architecture. Here a some of the highlights that we have […]

Under Cambie Street Bridge in Vancouver – CAN

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 270 Under and close to the Cambie Bridge in Vancouver, there is an old parking place where this photo has been taken. It is enclosed by 1st Ave & Crowe Street in Vancouver, BC. The Cambie Bridge is a six-lane symmetric, precast, varying-depth-post tension-box girder bridge spanning False Creek in […]

West 57th St in New York – USA

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 260 Stack’s Rare Coins is located on 123 West 57th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenue, just south of the Central Park. 57th Street is one of New York City’s major thoroughfares, which runs as a two-way street east-west in the Midtown section of the borough of Manhattan, from the […]

Kungsportsavenyen in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 107 Avenyn or formally known as Kungsportsavenyen, is the main boulevard of Göteborg, Sweden. Designed in the mid 19th century as the first middle-class residential district outside the bastions of the fortified heart of the city, the design of Avenyn was inspired by established formal European streets like the Champs-Élysées in […]

Hånö Säteri in Tystberga

Volvo Photo Locations Part 249 Hånö Säteri is located in Tystberga in the Bälinge socken in Nyköping Kommun in Sweden. In one of the most beautiful parts of the Sörmland landscape, between Trobbofjärden and Sibbofjärden, located Hånö Säteri. A property dating back to the 1600s, a century when noble manors were created. The magnificent ‘Corps […]

Propellergatan in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 233 Propellergatan is a street on Eriksberg in Göteborg. Eriksberg is an area on Hisingen in Göteborg where Eriksbergs Mekaniska Verkstads AB had their shipyard until bankruptcy in 1979. For over a century the area was dominated by shipbuilding but a crisis in the 1970s destroyed the industry. Since the collapse […]

Silverfallet in Björkliden

Volvo Photo Locations Part 226 Silverfallet, at Rakkasjokk near Brörkliden, is a beautiful waterfall leading to Tornetrask. A wide walking path can be followed through a beautiful birch forest. The last bit down towards the waterline the path narrows and becomes quite steep. It is worth going all the way down when you get there, […]

Östra Hamngatan in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 222 Östra Hamngatan is around 330 meters long street in Nordstaden and Inom Vallgraven i Göteborg. Stretching from Lilla Bommen at the Göta älv (Göta river) t0 Kungsportsplatsen, and is part of the great restaurants and shopping districts located in central Göteborg. During the 1600s and 1700s was the area around […]

Jan Wilsgaard speaks…

Volvo Cars Press Release from September 2, 1985 at the launch of the 760 and 740 Station Wagons. JAN WILSGAARD, DESIGNER The man who turned the van into a station wagon. – Follow the laws of nature and don’t complicate matters! Functional and sensible designs are often the best looking. If that sounds easy, then […]