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.
From Broadway to DuvemålaEvents / Åhaga - a place for experiences!, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| From Broadway to Duvemåla is undoubtedly one of the year's recurring highlights for all music lovers! Here, big voices and great emotions come together in a bead band of the most beloved hits from the world's greatest musicals.
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.
Smith & ThellEvents / Sagateatern, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| The concert has been moved to September 29. Smith & Thell have captured the Swedes' hearts and reached the top of the lists with "Forgive me Friend" and "Hotel Walls". In 2019 the duo was one of the most played artists on Swedish radio and toured in both Sweden and the USA.
The Nature Pass 2020Events / Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Finally, this year's nature pass is underway. The nature pass consists of 33 checkpoints in the forests south of Bredared - Hult south / Hopamossen. You will visit scenic and culturally interesting places and each site has a description.
Club Underground - The HauntedEvents / The pump housing, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Since its inception in 1996, The Haunted has been at the forefront of Swedish-produced thrash metal. They have several strong albums behind them, of which the latest "Strength In Numbers" was released in 2017.
Rodney Smith & Fernand Fonssagrives - Fashion TalkEvents / Abecita Art Museum, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Rodney Smith, from New York, is one of the most prominent photographers of our time in fashion, art and advertising. Fernand Fonssagrives, from Paris, photographed for bl. a. Vogue and Harper´s Bazaar and for a long period was very much hired as a fashion photographer. Now together at the Abecita Art Museum.
Jan Töve - Landscape in between and Night LightEvents / Abecita Art Museum, Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Jan Töve's appreciated photography is based on the landscape in a broad sense in which people, the environment and society are commented on or included in one way or another. Another exhibition by Jan at the Abecita Art Museum.
Comfort Hotel JazzAccommodation / Borås
|Translated by Google translation| The hotel has been closed for the time being due to covid-19. Comfort Hotel Jazz is located on Borås main street, Allégatan, in the middle of the city with only a few steps from restaurants and shopping and only two kilometers from Borås Zoo.
Borås Pride 2020Events / Borås
|Translated by Google translation| Borås Pride June 25-27, 2020. Borås Pride is a free norm-breaking (queer) festival in the heart of Borås. Together we create safe meeting places for LGBTQIA people and, through, among other things, workshops and lectures, raise the daily life situation.