Visby, Sweden Overview
Visby is a locality and the seat of Gotland Municipality in Gotland County, Sweden with 23,576 inhabitants, as of 2012. Visby is also the episcopal see for the Diocese of Visby. It is the only locality with historical city status on the island of Gotland. The Hanseatic city of Visby is arguably the best-preserved medieval city in Scandinavia and since 1995, it is on the UNESCO World Heritage Site list. Among the most notable historical remains are the 3.4 km (2.1 mi) long town wall that encircles the town center, and a number of church ruins.
Visby is a popular vacation destination for Scandinavians during the summer and receives thousands of tourists every year. It is by far the most populated locality outside the Swedish mainland. Visby is also the only municipality seat of Sweden that is accessible only by boat and air traffic. The University of Gotland is in Visby, and since 1 July 2013, it is a department of Uppsala University under the name Uppsala university–Campus Gotland.
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"Visby" Theevans's photos around Visby, Sweden (gotland salvation army)
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Recorded August 7, 2011: The video begins as we sail into Stockholm on the Emerald Princess. After disembarking the ship I visit the Vasa Museum, the Royal Palace and City Hall. The video concludes back on the ship as we sail away. From: http://timvp.com
Uploaded by diego77argentina on 2011-11-04.
Cruising Visby Sweden June 29 2008
Cruisng in Visby during The Pony Car Meet in June 28 to 29th of June 2008
Sunrise flight in Visby
Sunrise flight during spring in Visby Sweden
Visby 4, Old Walls and Church Ruins (Part 1) - Gotland, Sweden
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"Tours of Visby and Krukmakarens Hus" Theevans's photos around Visby, Sweden (pics in visby 2010)
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