Blekinge

Blekinge is a province in southern Götaland, with 155 000 inhabitants. Its borders are identical to Blekinge County, Blekinge län.

Municipalities

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Understand

Just as the neighbouring Scania, Blekinge was part of Denmark, though ceded to Sweden in the Roskilde treaty of 1658. In 1680, the Swedish navy built a base at Karlskrona, soon making the city Sweden's third largest.

Talk

The dialects of Blekinge differs from standard Swedish, and are a bit similar to the Scanian dialects.

Get in

By plane
By train

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Get around

By bus

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