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Visby is a city located on the island of Gotland, and is the largest city on that Swedish island. Visby Sweden is one of the best preserved, if not the very best, of medieval towns, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visby Sweden is home to some of the most intriguing medieval attractions in Scandinavia, most notable the stone wall that stretches for more than 2 full miles around the city of Visby.

Visby is a city located on the island of Gotland, and is the largest city on that Swedish island. Visby Sweden is one of the best preserved, if not the very best, of medieval towns, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visby Sweden is home to some of the most intriguing medieval attractions in Scandinavia, most notable the stone wall that stretches for more than 2 full miles around the city of Visby.

Runestone from Gotland showing the Valknot. I want to run my hands over this and I know I could gaze at this for a very long time to take in the details...

Runestone from Gotland showing the Valknot. I want to run my hands over this and I know I could gaze at this for a very long time to take in the details...

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby. Detail from Viking carved rune stones in the Historical Museum of Gotland

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby. Detail from Viking carved rune stones in the Historical Museum of Gotland

Lauters, Fårö/Gotland - bar & café, Johanna Laskey

Lauters, Fårö/Gotland - bar & café, Johanna Laskey

Nedgånget hus blev en kalkstensdröm | Leva & bo | Expressen, Gotland sökord: +hus +landet

Nedgånget hus blev en kalkstensdröm | Leva & bo | Expressen, Gotland sökord: +hus +landet

The old pharmacy is a medieval stone house inside the city wall of Visby, Gotland, Sweden

The old pharmacy is a medieval stone house inside the city wall of Visby, Gotland, Sweden

Gotland, Sweden (home of Bildstens, or picture stones) Is this really Gotland, way to small I think :-)

Gotland, Sweden (home of Bildstens, or picture stones) Is this really Gotland, way to small I think :-)

Playing on the limestone rocks at Hoburgen, Gotland, Sweden. Photo: Ken Kochey

Sweden's unspoilt summer isle

Playing on the limestone rocks at Hoburgen, Gotland, Sweden. Photo: Ken Kochey

Holmhällar, Gotland, Sweden

Holmhällar, Gotland, Sweden

According to some historians the original home of the Goths, Gotland lies 90 km east of the mainland and is Sweden‘s largest island, covering in area of 3,140 sq km.

According to some historians the original home of the Goths, Gotland lies 90 km east of the mainland and is Sweden‘s largest island, covering in area of 3,140 sq km.

Visby, Gotland, Sweden

Visby, Gotland, Sweden

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Gotland Island, Sweden- where the Pippi Longstocking movies were filmed.Originally pinned by Haylee Herrick onto Photography Landscapes

Gotland Island, Sweden- where the Pippi Longstocking movies were filmed.Originally pinned by Haylee Herrick onto Photography Landscapes

On Gotland, something "almost Tarkovsky" -2- by Sergei Dmitriev Viluman

On Gotland, something "almost Tarkovsky" -2- by Sergei Dmitriev Viluman

'Small road meandering towards the sea on Gotland, Sweden' by kbhsphoto on artflakes.com

'Small road meandering towards the sea on Gotland, Sweden' by kbhsphoto on artflakes.com

Hotel Furillen at Gotland

Hotel Furillen at Gotland