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Alster's Herrgard

Alsters Herrgardsvag, Karlstad, Sweden
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Ranked #4 of 8 Attractions in Karlstad
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Great place to stop by on the way to Karlstad. Must. Heritage and great Restaurant with most friendly and helpful Staff. Superb food for excellent value or just enjoy a coffee with the wonderful sight over Garden and Lake.

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Karlstad, Sweden
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been there sveral times mostly when they had some annual events. It's a nice cozy farm in beautiful surroundings. I recommend you visit the place when they have some of their events at spring, mid-summer, fall or around Christmas. On their homepage you can see the dates for the events and experience what the locals can offer all... More 

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Pietarsaari, Finland
Top Contributor
167 reviews 167 reviews
81 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This small manor has upstairs a small exhibition about the life of the famous poet Gustaf Fröding. Downstairs is a café where you can by a meal or take a coffee with a cake. The manor has a nice garden and about 300 m from the manor there is a stone monument with scenes from his poems; a homage to... More 

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Karlstad, Värmlands Län, Sweden
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This is the birthplace of a famous writer Gustaf Fröding. Go there and enjoy the surroundings and eat very nice food (often ecological). In the summer they have nice concerts in the garden

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192 reviews 192 reviews
115 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

The birthplace of one of Sweden's great poets, Gustav Fröding, is well worth a visit. Especially so in summertime. The grand old white mansion, with the surrounding traditional Swedish redcoloured buildings is a beautful place. You get to see the hose and learn more about the poet and his life. Then mansion also features a nice, traditional giftshop and a... More 

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