Travel to Aland Islands
Travel to Aland Islands! The Aland Islands – the wonderful, amazing and at the same time unique archipelago in the heart of the Baltic Sea consisting from more than 6000 islands.
Wonderful because the virgin nature of these islands can’t leave indifferent even the most inveterate residents of the megalopolis, and fans of the sea, fresh air and long walks will appreciate the Scandinavian woods in which it is full of some bilberry, cowberry and, of course, mushrooms. Favorite Aland’s mushrooms – chanterelles, or is “Cantarell”. Their image can be seen often on the doors of hotels, shops, cafes.
Baltic Sea and numerous lakes Aland attractive not only for its beauty, purity, but also abundance of varied fish. Here it is possible to meet a pike, a perch, a bull-trout, a pike perch, a salmon, a cod, a flounder and other representatives of a fish fauna. These islands – a real paradise for professional fishers and fans of fishing, travel on them diversifies your family rest and will present many unforgettable impressions to you and your child.
It is possible to call the Aland Islands surprising for many reasons. One of them consists that exactly here you will be able to find feeling of a unification and harmony with the nature. The second name of the Aland Islands – “The Pearl of Scandinavia”, but would be more correct to call them “A pearl necklace of Scandinavia”, each of islands is in own way beautiful and unique as if jewel, and together they make the pearl list with easy negligence scattered across the Baltic Sea. There is a legend as if the pearl necklace from these islands has been presented to one Scandinavian Goddess by her beloved by day of wedding, but shortly before a wedding relatives of the beloved have slandered her and, in an anger rush, he has broken a wedding gift from her neck, here then all 6438 Aland pearls were scattered by sea.
The Aland Islands are the favorite vacation spot of tourists from all corners of Europe, their Germans and Scandinavians especially love. Many decades Aland is the center of group, individual, family and fishing tourism. It demonstrates not only about that, what on Aland is something to see and something to marvel, but also serves as the proof of hospitality and hospitality of Aland’s.
The known sights of the Aland Islands is: the lock Kastelgolm in zundsky arrival; the sailing vessel museum of ‘Pommern’ costs on an anchor in the western port; east harbor — one of the largest ports for yachts in Scandinavia, in her also costs the Dutch steamship ‘Jan Nieveen’ (carrying also the name ‘F.P. von Knorring’), converted into restaurant; ethnographic museum under the open sky; also the museum of the city and the art museum in the city of Mariehamn, the capital of islands.