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Lejonströmsbron...... Skelleftea, Sweden. Well, that's what it REALLY is. For my book it's Davoriel in winter. World Pictures, Pictures Images, Stockholm, Places To Travel, Places To Go, Lappland, Nature View, Beautiful Places In The World, Amazing Pics

Lejonströmsbron...... Skelleftea, Sweden. Well, that's what it REALLY is. For my book it's Davoriel in winter.

Bonnstan in Skellefteå, Sweden. "Bonnstan" means something like "farmers' town". It consists of old cottages and apartments where farmers, who lived too far out in the countryside to return home the same day, stayed when they visited the church in town. Denmark Winter, Lappland, Midnight Sun, Culture Travel, Finland, Norway, Scandinavian, Cities, Places To Go

Bonnstan

Bonnstan in Skellefteå, Sweden. "Bonnstan" means something like "farmers' town". It consists of old cottages and apartments where farmers, who lived too far out in the countryside to return home the same day, stayed when they visited the church in town.

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"Bonnstan" in Skellefteå Sweden. One of the best-preserved old church towns. Cute Cottage, Lappland, The Beautiful Country, Faroe Islands, Small Houses, Homeland, Finland, Cottages, Denmark

"Bonnstan" in Skellefteå Sweden. One of the best-preserved old church towns.

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Snickerier - Hålla hus

De invändiga snickerierna är mycket viktiga för husets karaktär. Dörrar, foder, socklar och taklister är sådant som skapar en stil åt rummet och ger det förankring i en viss tidsperiod. Hur dessa detaljer utformats har att göra med tillverkningssättet. Vilka hantverkstekniker har använts och vilka redskap har funnits tillgängliga? Men det allra viktigaste för utformningen […]

A duck couple is enjoying a swim while the sun is setting. There's some kind of church in the background as well :-p Sunset over Skelleftea river Native Country, Lappland, Countries Of The World, All Over The World, Rivers, Lakes, Finland, Travel Photos, Monument Valley

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A duck couple is enjoying a swim while the sun is setting. Oh yeah... There's some kind of church in the background as well :-p Sunset over Skelleftea river

This is Skelleftea, Sweden. It's not Germany, I know. But my friend, Ella lives here. Just Amazing, Amazing Places, Lappland, Countries Of The World, My Dream, Travel Photos, Places Ive Been, Sweden, Netherlands

Skellefteå Kyrko @ Skellefteå, Sweden - 30 March, 2009

One of Skellefteå's church. Was such an awesome look - all the white on white. My cousin has a shot with golden sunset lighting it up which makes this one look very poor.

 This "Church Town" is known as "Bonnstan." It was built, between 1830 and by families who lived a distance away and needed a place - a temporary home, in other words - to spend the night. Stieg Larsson, Lappland, Meeting Place, Iceland, Denmark, My Dream, Norway, Places Ive Been, Sweden

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Stieg Larsson's parents - Erland and Evianne - met in the Swedish town of

Solsken, doft av hägg och falurött. Kan man ha det mycket bättre på jobbet? #nordanå #lanthandeln #sommarkänsla Cherry Hill, Picnic Table, Sweden, Beautiful Homes, Museum, Cottage, Houses, Instagram Posts, Home Decor

Instagram post by Pernilla Lindström • May 26, 2016 at 10:46am UTC

67 Likes, 2 Comments - Pernilla Lindström (@pernilla.l) on Instagram: “Solsken, doft av hägg och falurött. Kan man ha det mycket bättre på jobbet? #nordanå #lanthandeln…”

A dreamy, snowy scene at the church village in Skellefteå Lapland. People used to stay here to go to church when they came in from the country. Umea, Lappland, Native Country, Sweden Travel, Countries Of The World, Travel Photos, Netherlands, My Photos, Beautiful Pictures

Skellefteå Bonnstan

I was really happy that my colleagues in Skellefteå (Sweden) told me that I should visit the old church village near the county church. This collection of rickety old buildings--where people used to come into town to stay on weekends so they could go to church--looked lovely in its healthy covering of snow!

Walk west of Skellefteå’s centre and eventually you’ll reach Bonnstan, a cluster of pretty wooden cottages built to accommodate worshippers visiting the nearby church. Wooden Cottage, Lappland, Tiny Homes, Cottages, Sweden, Centre, Old Things, Cold, Lights

Skellefteå church town (Bonnstan) – Routes North

Bonnstan, the old church town in Skellefteå, was built to house worshippers visiting the nearby church. Here's our guide to exploring it.