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Five great day trips to do from Gothenburg

Fjällbacka is just one of the spots where you can spend an idyllic weekend not far from Gothenburg. Photo: Per Pixel Petersson/imagebank.sweden.se

Published: 23.Feb.2019 06:59 hrs

Gothenburg has a lively culture scene, plenty of green spaces and food and drink in abundance, but sometimes you just need to escape the city. The West Coast and nearby towns provide plenty of opportunities for a memorable day trip from Sweden's second city: here are five of our favourite destinations complete with insider tips.

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