171 The city has been ranked as the 12th-most inventive city in the world by Forbes. In December 2010 a petition for a local referendum on the congestion tax, signed by 28,000 citizens, was submitted to the City Council. 124 Other well-known bands of the Gothenburg scene are thrash metal band The Haunted, 125 progressive power metal band Evergrey, 126 and power metal bands HammerFall and Dream Evil. Gothenburg ( /nbr/ ( listen 5 abbreviated, gbg ; 6 7, swedish : Göteborg jtbrj ( listen ) is the second-largest city. Retrieved Best Amusement Parks 2005 Liseberg, Gothenburg Sweden. The archipelago of Gothenburg consists of rough, barren rocks and cliffs, which also is typical for the coast of Bohuslän.
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9 The original parent Volvo Group and the now separate Volvo Car Corporation are still headquartered on the island of Hisingen in the city. Royal Gothenburg Yacht Club. Archived from the original on Retrieved 3 September 2015. 87 Universeum occasionally host debates between Swedish secondary-school students and Nobel Prize laureates or other scholars. 107 The first internationally successfully Swedish group, instrumental rock group The Spotnicks came from Gothenburg. 12 The Swedish name was given after the Göta älv, called Göta River in English, 13 and other cities ending in -borg. The festival is visited by about 100,000 people each year. With your own tent, its possible to pitch up in one of the designated areas (our guide to camping in Sweden has more on the rules campers need to be aware of). 169 From its founding until the late 1970s, the city was a world leader in shipbuilding, with such shipyards as Eriksbergs Mekaniska Verkstad, Götaverken, Arendalsvarvet, and Lindholmens varv. Waern, Caldenby, Arkitektur förlag "12 Största köpcentrumen Fastighetsvärlden". The ferry from Lilla Varholmen to Hönö (stop: Hönö Pinans Färjeläge) takes 12 minutes and from Hönö you reach the three islands Fotö, Öckerö and Hälsö, which are all connected by bridges.
24 During the Dutch period, the town followed Dutch town laws and Dutch was proposed as the official language in the town. Pic: Fabian Rosdalen (CC for many Swedes, the number one summer escape is Gotland. Retrieved "Arkitektur i Göteborg" Architecture in Gothenburg. It was built in a neoclassical architecture towards the end of the 18th century.