Scania

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Scania, Skåne, is the southernmost province (landskap) of Sweden.wikipedia
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Småland

Småland, SwedenTiohäradSmalanders
To the north, Scania borders the provinces of Halland and Småland, to the northeast Blekinge, to the east and south the Baltic Sea, and to the west Öresund. The dual tracks going towards Gothenburg end at Helsingborg, while the other branch continues beyond the provincial border to neighbouring Småland, close to Killeberg.
Småland borders Blekinge, Scania (Swedish: Skåne), Halland, Västergötland, Östergötland and the island Öland in the Baltic Sea.

Malmö

Malmö, SwedenMalmøMalmo
Scania's largest city is Malmö, which is also the third largest in Sweden, as well as the fifth largest in Scandinavia.
The city contains many historic buildings and parks, and is also a commercial center for the western part of Scania.

Halland

countyHalland, SwedenHallandia
To the north, Scania borders the provinces of Halland and Småland, to the northeast Blekinge, to the east and south the Baltic Sea, and to the west Öresund.
It borders Västergötland, Småland, Scania and the sea of Kattegat.

Blekinge

Blekinge ProvinceBlechingiaBlekinge Läns
To the north, Scania borders the provinces of Halland and Småland, to the northeast Blekinge, to the east and south the Baltic Sea, and to the west Öresund.
It borders Småland, Scania and the Baltic Sea.

Sweden

SwedishSWEKingdom of Sweden
Scania, Skåne, is the southernmost province (landskap) of Sweden.
Sweden's prehistory begins in the Allerød oscillation, a warm period around 12,000 BC, with Late Palaeolithic reindeer-hunting camps of the Bromme culture at the edge of the ice in what is now the country's southernmost province, Scania.

Scandinavia

Scandinavian countriesScandinavianNordic
Scania's largest city is Malmö, which is also the third largest in Sweden, as well as the fifth largest in Scandinavia.
The name Scandinavia originally referred to the former Danish, now Swedish, region of Scania.

Øresund Region

Öresund RegionGreater CopenhagenCopenhagen-Malmö
Scania is part of the transnational Øresund Region.
The Øresund Region (Øresundsregionen ; Öresundsregionen ), also known as Greater Copenhagen for marketing purposes, is a metropolitan region that comprises eastern Denmark and Skåne in southern Sweden.

Scanian War

Swedish-Brandenburg WarGyldenløve WarScanian
Denmark regained control of the province during the Scanian War 1676–1679 and again briefly in 1711.
It was fought from 1675 to 1679 mainly on Scanian soil, in the former Danish provinces along the border with Sweden and in Northern Germany.

Danish language

DanishDanish-languageDansk
The endonym used in Swedish and other North Germanic languages is Skåne (formerly spelled Skaane in Danish and Norwegian).
Until the 16th century, Danish was a continuum of dialects spoken from Schleswig to Scania with no standard variety or spelling conventions.

Skanör

Skanör, Sweden
Skanör in Scania, with its long Falsterbo reef, has the same stem (skan) combined with -ör, which means "sandbanks".
Skanör is a town in Vellinge Municipality and part of the conurbation Skanör med Falsterbo in southwestern Scania, Sweden.

Provinces of Sweden

ProvinceprovincesSwedish province
Scania, Skåne, is the southernmost province (landskap) of Sweden.
The most permanent acquisitions stemmed from the Treaty of Roskilde in 1658, in which the former Danish Scanian lands – the provinces of Skåne, Blekinge, Halland and Gotland – along with the Norwegian Bohuslän, Jämtland and Härjedalen, became Swedish and gradually integrated.

Treaty of Roskilde

Roskildedevastating defeat1658
Historically, Scania was part of the kingdom of Denmark, up until the Treaty of Roskilde in 1658.
After a devastating defeat, Denmark-Norway was forced to give up a third of its territory to save the rest, the ceded lands comprising Blekinge, Bornholm, Bohuslän (Båhuslen), Scania (Skåne) and Trøndelag, as well as her claims to Halland.

Falsterbo

Falsterbo CastleFalsterbo peninsula
Skanör in Scania, with its long Falsterbo reef, has the same stem (skan) combined with -ör, which means "sandbanks".
Falsterbo (, outdatedly ) is a town located at the south-western tip of Sweden in Vellinge Municipality in Skåne.

Scania AB

ScaniaScania-VabisScanias
It is, for instance, included in the logotypes of the automotive manufacturer Scania AB and the airline Malmö Aviation.
Scania's logo shows a griffin, from the coat of arms of the province of Scania (Skåne).

Øresund

Öresundthe SoundSound
To the north, Scania borders the provinces of Halland and Småland, to the northeast Blekinge, to the east and south the Baltic Sea, and to the west Öresund.
Øresund or Öresund (, ; Øresund ; Öresund ), commonly known in English as the Sound, is a strait which forms the Danish–Swedish border, separating Zealand (Denmark) from Scania (Sweden).

Trelleborg

ancient Viking settlement
An exception is if traveling to Berlin by night train and on the train ferry route between Trelleborg and Sassnitz.
Trelleborg is a town in Skåne, Sweden, with 43,359 inhabitants as of December 31, 2015.

Lund

Lund, SwedenCity of LundGrove
Electrified dual track railroad exists from the border with Denmark at the Øresund Bridge to Lund, where it splits into two directions.
Lund (, also, ) is a city in the southern Swedish province of Scania, across the Øresund strait from Copenhagen.

Helsingborg

Helsingborg, SwedenRååHälsingborg
The dual tracks going towards Gothenburg end at Helsingborg, while the other branch continues beyond the provincial border to neighbouring Småland, close to Killeberg.
Helsingborg (,, ; spelled Hälsingborg between 1912 and 1970) is a town and the seat of Helsingborg Municipality, Scania, Sweden.

Copenhagen

Copenhagen, DenmarkKøbenhavnKopenhagen
There are basically three ticket systems, one for internal Scanian travel, one for travel between Scania and Copenhagen and its surroundings and one for the Swedish national SJ-tickets for longer trips to the north.
Since the completion of the Øresund Bridge, Copenhagen has become increasingly integrated with the Swedish province of Scania and its largest city, Malmö, forming the Øresund Region.

Øresund Bridge

Öresund BridgeOresund BridgeØresund Fixed Link
Electrified dual track railroad exists from the border with Denmark at the Øresund Bridge to Lund, where it splits into two directions. Since 2000, a road and railway bridge, the Øresund Bridge, bridges the sound to Denmark.
On 12 June 2000, two weeks before the dedication, 79,871 runners competed in Broloppet, a half marathon from Amager, Denmark, to Skåne, Sweden.

Pomerania

PomorzePommernPomeranian
The Malmö coat of arms had been granted in 1437, during the Kalmar Union, by Eric of Pomerania and contains a Pomeranian griffin's head.
The Pomerania euroregion comprises Hither Pomerania and Uckermark in Germany, West Pomerania in Poland, and Scania in Sweden.

Copenhagen Airport

CopenhagenKastrup AirportCopenhagen, Denmark
The nearby Copenhagen Airport, which is the largest international airport in the Nordic countries, also serves the province.
Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup (Københavns Lufthavn, Kastrup; ) is the main international airport serving Copenhagen, Denmark, the rest of Zealand, the Øresund Region, and a large part of southern Sweden including Scania.

Kalmar Union

Union of Kalmarunion kingDanish
The Malmö coat of arms had been granted in 1437, during the Kalmar Union, by Eric of Pomerania and contains a Pomeranian griffin's head.
She was a daughter of King Valdemar IV and had married King Haakon VI of Norway and Sweden, who was the son of King Magnus IV of Sweden, Norway and Scania.

Gothenburg

Gothenburg, SwedenGöteborgGöteborg, Sweden
The dual tracks going towards Gothenburg end at Helsingborg, while the other branch continues beyond the provincial border to neighbouring Småland, close to Killeberg.
Another example is the province of Scania in southern Sweden.

Ängelholm

Angelholm
There are three minor airports in Sturup, Ängelholm and Kristianstad.
Ängelholm is a locality and the seat of Ängelholm Municipality in Skåne, Sweden with 39,612 inhabitants in 2010.