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The sunshine city in Sweden

Karlstad is situated half way between Oslo and Stockholm on the northern shore of Lake Vanern in the county of Varmland. Karlstad was founded in 1584 and has about 80 000 inhabitants on 1200 square kilometres and is the county capital of Varmland.
Karlstad is known for sunshine and the sun has become the symbol of the town.

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“There is no road. Road is made by walking.”

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