Karlskrona (population apprx. 35,000; greater Karlskrona apprx. 60,000) was originally established as a naval base in 1680, during the reign of King Carl XI, after whom the town is named (Karlskrona: Karl's Crown). The town continues to host a naval base [http://www.navalcity.org/ and is the largest city in the county of Blekinge. thumb|thumb|300px|The Karlskrona Lighthouse The town centre lies 5 km south from the mainland on the island Trossö. The old shipyard, the naval base's oldest…
Karlskrona - oplevelser, shopping og overnatning
Karlskrona er optaget på UNESCOs liste over kulturel verdensarv på grund af sin unikke historiske indretning som fæstningsby med en flådebase fra 1680. Tag på bådfart ud i skærgården og oplev Karlskrona, der breder sig over 33 øer. Eller oplev byens og flådens historie på det smukke Marinemuseum i byens centrum.
6 Groups of Famous Old Windmills
Wind power has been used as long as humans have put sails into the wind. The next step was the use of wind to provide mechanical power. In the 1st century AD the Greek engineer Heron of Alexandria invented a wind-driven wheel to power an organ. The earliest windmills were built in Persia since at le