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Christchurch, New Zealand

Re:START Mall

After the devastating 2011 earthquake, historic Christchurch begins to recover, starting with the pop-up Re:START mall
-43.5331, 172.6503
South Island, New Zealand

Franz Josef Glacier

The glacier tucked within a New Zealand rainforest
-43.4667, 170.1833
Kungens Rondell - the King's Carousel
Norrköping, Sweden

King's Carousel

This roundabout was renamed in honor of the Swedish king's royal fender-bender.
58.5971, 16.1917
Kymlinge Metro Station
Sundbyberg, Sweden

Kymlinge Metro Station

"Only the dead get off at Kymlinge"
59.3944, 17.9650
Feskekôrka
Gothenburg, Sweden

Feskekôrka - The "Fish Church"

A Gothic-inspired fish market is Gothenburg's best place to find loaves and fishes
57.7010, 11.9578
Märket Lighthouse
Sweden

Märket Lighthouse

A long-disputed lighthouse built on the wrong side of a Finnish/Swedish island.
60.3008, 19.1314
The Dead Falls
Sweden

The Dead Falls of Lake Ragunda

A botched 18th-century canal silenced one of Sweden's most magnificent waterfalls
63.0529, 16.5203
The exterior of the Drottningholms Slottsteater (Flickr/Holger Motzkau)
Ekerö, Sweden

Drottningholms Slottsteater

18th century opera in its original splendor
59.3249, 17.8902
The remains of the execution site.
Visby, Sweden

Galgberget Gallows

This trio of stone spires claims to be the only preserved medieval execution site in Europe
57.6504, 18.3075
Rock Carvings in Tanum
Tanumshede, Sweden

Rock Carvings in Tanum

Despite the groans of archeologists, this astounding groups of petroglyphs have been painted red for tourists
58.7004, 11.3361
Ales Stenar
Ystad, Sweden

Ales Stenar

According to legend this boat-shaped henge is built over the grave of a mythic king
55.3824, 14.0547
The Three Royal Mounds.
Uppsala, Sweden

Royal Mounds of Gamla Uppsala

Ancient burial grounds of the wealthy
59.8993, 17.6318
Mythology and ciphers, lost to time
Ödeshög, Sweden

Rök Rune Stone

This encrypted monolith protected a secret of Norse mythology by hiding in a church wall for over a millennium.
58.2950, 14.7756
Flogsta is quiet and calm by day but by night...
Uppsala, Sweden

The Flogsta Scream

A nightly tradition fills the streets of Flogsta with a collective scream.
59.8502, 17.5922
Trojaborg Labyrinth.
Sweden

Gotland

Largest island in the Baltic Sea experiences such idyllic weather that roses bloom in the middle of December
57.5000, 18.5500
The sculpture commemorating the 1993 crash.
Stockholm, Sweden

Långholmen Crash Site

A steel paper plane is all that remains of a crashed aircraft that caused an amazingly small amount of damage
59.3216, 18.0312
Stomatol Sign
Stockholm, Sweden

Stomatol Sign

Sweden's oldest animated sign is still lighting up the skyline today
59.3189, 18.0724
The Cuckold of Skeppsbron
Stockholm, Sweden

The Cuckold of Skeppsbron

A man has revenged his true love's betrayal through tears and stone genitalia
59.3223, 18.0743
The house at Norrmalmstorg where Kreditbanken was once located.
Stockholm, Sweden

Birthplace of the Stockholm Syndrome

Now a hotel, this former bank was the site of a robbery that spawned a psychological phenomenon
59.3331, 18.0727
Love locks of Västerbron
Stockholm, Sweden

Love Locks of Västerbron

A former suicide bridge is now accumulating symbols of love instead of a body count
59.3246, 18.0273
Skvader
Stockholm, Sweden

Biologiska Museet

Early habitat dioramas and home of the elusive gaff, the skvader
59.3271, 18.0978
Skansen
Stockholm, Sweden

Skansen Open Air Museum

Sweden's "good old days" painstakingly re-created in a model village.
59.3244, 18.1013
Colour by Numbers
Stockholm, Sweden

Colour by Numbers

This Stockholm light tower can be controlled by anyone with a smartphone
59.2981, 17.9925
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm Metro Art Gallery

Stockholm's decidedly unique public transit system has doubled as the world's longest art gallery for decades
59.3289, 18.0649