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Södra Strandgatan in Lycke 🇸🇪

Volvo Photo Locations Part 324 Södra Strandgatan is a road in Lycke, also known as country road 168. Länsväg 168 runs between Kungälv and Marstrand in Bohuslän. Length 27 km. The road goes through, among others, the communities of Ytterby, Kroken and the resorts Vävra, Risby, Guddeby, Tjuvkil and ends at Koön in Marstrand. The […]

Rökan island in Lycke 🇸🇪

Volvo Photo Locations Part 323 Rökan is a small island between Instön and Vrångholmen. It is connected with these islands through the Instöbron or Instöbridge. The small island of Rökan next to Vrångholmen, at Instöbron’s southern landholding, offers swimming, fishing and nature experiences. In the area there is parking space, kiosk, toilets, bathing stairs and […]

Instöbron near Marstrand 🇸🇪

Volvo Photo Locations Part 322 Instöbron or Instöbridge is a bridge connecting Vrångholmen and Instön near Marstrand in Kungälv Kommun, north of Göteborg, Sweden. Instön is an island near Marstrand in Bohuslän. The name refers to that Instön is the innermost of the major Marstrand Islands. The area is 3.6 square kilometers. The settlement on […]

Varvskajen on Hedvigsholmen in Marstrand 🇸🇪

Volvo Photo Locations Part 321 Hedvigsholmen is a fortified islet in Marstrand harbor. It was originally called Fiskholmen but was named Hedvigsholmen a few years after Bohuslän became Swedish (1658), and was later also called Kvarnholmen. The Fiskholmsskansen was a masonry redutt , which the Danes started to build but had not completed when Bohuslän […]

Marstrands Varv at Varvskajen in Marstrand 🇸🇪

Volvo Photo Locations Part 320 Marstrands Varv at Varvskajen is located on Hedvigsholmen near Marstrand in Kungälv, Sweden. Marstrand’s Mechanical Workshop , was a shipyard at Hedvigsholmen in Marstrand, which was built as a repair yard at the end of the 19th century, with corporation formation in 1904, by August Andersson and Bertil Egnell (1878–1956). […]

West coast art work

This wonderfull artwork from the swedish west coast is by Thomas Olsson, an illustrator from Göteborg whom earlier has worked as a teacher at the Berghs School of Communication but has been a specialist in the creation of retro images from the 40 and 50s. I love these images!! These images can be ordered at […]