travel sweden helsingborg the karnan "the core"

The Kornan (the Core) is what remains of an out Danish fortress that has changed hands back and forth
between Denmark and Sweden since the 13th century when it was built.
It was considered the most important fortress in Denmark as it controlled the straight between Scania and Zealand.
Only a portion of the steps, wall, and a tower have been restored.

TRAVEL: August 2009 -


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The Kornan as seen from the Stortorget, main square, Helsingborg, Sweden, 2009.


Helsingborg, Sweden, 2009.



View oover the city and sound toward Denmark from the Karnan, Helsingborg, Sweden, 2009.


Helsingborg, Sweden, 2009.



Sculpture on the staircase, Karnan, Helsingborg, Sweden, 2009.





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