"Malmo" Top 5 Page for this destination Malmö by littlesam1

Malmö Travel Guide: 457 reviews and 1,008 photos

Once an isolated city on the southern tip of Sweden, Malmo is fast becoming a major multicultural center. With the completion of the Oresund Bridge in the year 2000 connecting Sweden to Denmark, Malmo is now only a 30 minute car or train ride from the center of Copenhagen.

With canals, beaches, and historical sites Malmo makes a wonderful day trip when you visit Copenhagen. Malmo is compact enough that you can walk to most of the major attractions directly from the train station. I spent an afternoon alone walking beside the canals and side streets of Malmo and then returned several days later with the other guy in the hat for a tour of the historical sites and parks.

  • Last visit to Malmö: Apr 2005
  • Intro Updated May 6, 2005
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  • paulhanson's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2010 at 12:01 AM

    Fascinating page: factual and personal.

  • Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
    Jul 25, 2007 at 11:57 AM

    Thanks Larry for the virtual tour! We failed to visit Malmo downtown last August: it was raining all the day and we spent the evening in the hotel. Next morning we had to cross the Oresund. May be another time...

  • Vulindlela's Profile Photo
    Mar 10, 2007 at 1:18 PM

    We enjoyed our short visit to Malmo. You have some great stuuf that we did not see. Thanks for sharing. My member pic is from Kuwait City.

  • Redlats's Profile Photo
    Jul 11, 2006 at 2:41 PM

    I was last there 30 years ago. I remember the trip from Malmo to Copenhagen taking a lot longer that 35 minutes. The meloncholy guy looks like he fell on his nose.

  • barryg23's Profile Photo
    May 18, 2006 at 4:18 PM

    Lovely overview of Malmo. I hope to see the city on a day trip from Copenhagen in June. It's difficult to choose between it and Elsinore.

  • Sjalen's Profile Photo
    Oct 14, 2005 at 6:15 AM

    Great page Larry! The crying statue is called "The Swedish Melancholy" and the lady who made it is married to a very famous and loved actor who is the model she used! He also does lots of comedy actually.

  • bpacker's Profile Photo
    Aug 11, 2005 at 4:18 AM

    You're very observant, upside down flags and a teary statue. Jeez, I didn't all of these when I was there.

  • starship's Profile Photo
    Jun 23, 2005 at 11:26 AM

    Another very interesting page with great pictures!! Do you remember how much the train to Malmo was?


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