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A piece of the past

It might be a statue, but it's a statue of one of the greatest writers in the whole world. Her... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Anna G
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Iceland
Must see Statue in Vimmerby (sit on a warm chair!)

Vimmerby Town in Sweden is well known to be the birth place for famous Swedish writer Astrid... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2015
456patrick
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Vimmerby, Sweden
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8 Jun 2018
“A piece of the past”
29 Dec 2015
“Must see Statue in Vimmerby (sit on a warm chair!)”
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

It might be a statue, but it's a statue of one of the greatest writers in the whole world. Her stories are worldwide.

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Vimmerby Town in Sweden is well known to be the birth place for famous Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren. The same lady now is depicted on 20 SEK bills (the new ones from 2015). She can be seen sitting behind her type writer on the large...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

It's a statue, one which Astrid herself didn't want but whatever. We don't have much else in Vimmerby so a statue was necessary, indeed. A statue is always just a statue but I suppose your child could climb on it or something and you can...More

Thank NikolaiStavrogin
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