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Swedish in Northern Öland

Lammet & Grisen

Just 10km south of Böda, come here for all-you-can-eat buffet evenings, with whole spit-roasted lamb and pork on the menu, plus live entertainment. The restaurant is particularly family-friendly and you can get disc…
Cafe in Northern Öland

Kaffestugan

Located on the main road in tiny Boda, this is a clued-up cafe that micro-roasts its own Fairtrade coffee and bakes everything from luscious berry tarts and cakes to organic breads and moreish lavender-and-chocolate…
Nature Reserve in Northern Öland

Neptuni åkrar

On the far north of Öland's western edge, this beautiful reserve is famed for its spread of blue viper’s bugloss flowers in early summer.
Beach in Northern Öland

Lyckesand

One of the island’s best beaches, known for it's long stretches of fine white sand and calm waters.
Nature Reserve in Northern Öland

Trollskogen

The strangely twisted trees and ancient burrows at this nature reserve are well worth a visit.
Historic Building in Northern Öland

Sandvikskvarn

At Sandvik on the west coast, about 30km north of Borgholm, this Dutch-style windmill is one of the largest in the world. In summer, you can climb its seven storeys for good views across to the mainland. The rustic …
Church in Northern Öland

Källa kyrka

This atmospheric church, at a little harbour about 36km northeast of Borgholm, off Rd 136, is a fine example of Öland’s medieval fortified churches. The broken rune stone inside shows the Christian cross growing fro…