Ålgården - Artists' Workshop and GallerySee and do / Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Ålgården was originally a mill that was founded in the 1600s. Over a period was used as the main building waterworks before 1960 became a museum for the collection that Roland Kempe donated to the City of Borås.
Kypegården hiking trailDestination / Borås, Ulricehamn
A hiking trail easily accessible from the city centre of Borås. The trail starts and ends at Kypegardens excercise area, near Boras Zoo. After your hike you can take a shower, sauna and coffee at the excercise centre. Or perhaps a dip in the lake if the weather is good?
Vänga mosse trailsDestination / Borås, Ulricehamn
Vänga mosse is a relatively untouched raised bog. It is possible to walk across the bog keeping your feet dry using the bridges. Visit one of the bird-watching hides along the route and enjoy a beautiful view across the bog. The trail has a gravel surface and uses the bridges over the bog. Two bird-
The pump housingFood and Drink / Borås
|Translated by Google translation| In Textile Fashion Center you will find a unique environment, with some of the building's older industrial feel left. At Pumphuset you will find beer brewed on hops, malt, yeast and water - and of course the most important ingredient of all, community!
Venga KvarncaféFood and Drink / Fristad, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Wind mill is one of the country's few living village defenses. In the cozy café you will find food menu and coffee and sandwiches baked flour from the mill. During the summer, art and crafts are presented and music entertainment is offered with free entrance several times a week.
Borås is thrivingEditorial /
Borås is Sweden's 13th city with over 112,000 inhabitants. 1.5 million people live within a 10 mile radius from Borås. The city balances between small town and big city. Large enough to accommodate a wide range of entertainment, culture and service but small enough to have everything within easy reach.The textile town of BoråsBorås is today a center for textile design. The School of Textiles and the Nordic Design School are Sweden's leading schools for textile designers of the future. Several well-known Swedish textile and clothing brands such as Oscar Jacobson, Eton, Gina Tricot, SVEA, 8848 Altitude, Bergman Sweden AB, Abecita, Almedahls to name a few, originate in Borås.Borås's position today as a trading town with very intensive foreign trade comes from the combination of traders and textile manufacturers. Borås is the Nordic mail order center with well-known companies such as Red Cats-Ellos, Cellbes, Haléns and H&M Rowells, and many millions of packages are sent from Borås every year. There is also the head office for many Swedish agencies and business chains in the clothing industry. They are the main reason why the region today has a more intensive foreign trade percentage than Hong Kong.
BSO - Favoriti Di VerdiEvents / Åhaga - a place for experiences!, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Giuseppe Verdi one of the most successful opera composers and the concert picks up a number of favorites from his rich repertoire. Borås Symphonic Choir performs with some of Verdi's most beloved choir parts.