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Nya Varvet Building in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 272 Nordiska högskolan för folkhälsovetenskap (or in English the Nordic College for Public Health) is a shared Nordic educational institution in Göteborg, Sweden, which educates health personnel on Master’s and Doctorate level in addition to doing broader research work. They are financed through the Swedish Department of Health and Social Security […]

Place de l’Église in Ognon – F

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 280 Place de l’Église is a place in Ognon, a commune in the Oise department in northern France. The Place de l’Église is connected with D120 from Barbery (which crosses nearby the Autoroute du Nord between Belgium and Paris) and Rue de la Forêt and Rue de Senlis. Église Saint-Martin […]

Signal Hill Road in Cape Town – SA

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 279 Signal Hill road is an out and back scenic drive/pass that starts at Kloof Nek and climbs very steeply under the eastern flank of Lions Head, to level off along the spine of the ridge. It runs due north providing superb views of the city bowl and further towards […]

Ankarsmedja near Klippan in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 266 Ankarsmedjan is a building and part of the Klippans kulturreservat in the citypart of Majorna in Göteborg. In the smithy they manufactured anchor and chain to the Ostindiska kompaniets ships, which had its place just around the corner. The building is believed to be from the 1770’s, but there is […]

Lapporten in Abisko

Volvo Photo Locations Part 258 From lake Torneträsk you get an excellent view on Lapporten (Swedish: “The Lapponian Gate”) or Tjuonavagge, a U-shaped valley in Lapland in northern Sweden. Lapporten is one of the most familiar natural sights of the mountains there. The valley is bounded to the southwest of the mountain Nissuntjårro (1,738 m) […]

Dockepiren in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 201 Dockepiren is a pier in the river Göta Älv in Eriksberg, Göteborg. Eriksberg is an area on Hisingen in Gothenburg 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 […]

Skyttegatan in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 171 Skyttegatan is a street in Lorensberg in Göteborg. At this place, the Royal Bachelors’ Club, a gentlemen’s club founded in 1769 is located. In 1787, the club got royal appropriation and exists still today. It is the oldest club of this kind in the world. Most of the club’s founders […]

Kvibergs Kaserner in Göteborg

Volvo Photo Locations Part 145 Kvibergs Kaserner is a greater barracks building in the area Kviberg in Göteborg. They are listed buildings under the Heritage Conservation Act since 1 January 1996. The whole environment has a large military, both historically and architecturally value. The central parts of Kvibergs Kaserner was declared in 1971, as a […]