Julkalender 2020Members ZoneSkåne (斯干尼亞 Scania)

Advent calendar 2020: 3. Helsingborg, Sweden

Advent calendar 2020: 3. Helsingborg, Sweden 瑞典赫爾辛堡

Helsingborg, a Scanian city on the east coast of the Sound (Öresund), is the nearest point of Sweden to Denmark (4 km to Elsinore/Helsingør). Helsing means “neck” (compare with the modern Swedish word hals), which is why the name is similar on both sides of the narrow Sound; similarly named places include the province of…...