Åland Islands
The Åland Islands or Åland (Swedish: Åland, [ˈoːland]; Finnish: Ahvenanmaa) is an autonomous, demilitarised, monolingually Swedish-speaking region of Finland that c...
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Special member state territories and their relations with the EU
Several European Union member states have special territories which, for historical, geographical, or political reasons, enjoy special status within or outside the European Union. These statuses range...
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History of Åland
The Åland Islands occupy a position of great strategic importance, commanding as they do both one of the entrances to the port of Stockholm and the approaches to the Gulf of Bothnia, in addition to be...
History of Åland - Wikipedia
Politics of Åland
Politics of the Åland Islands takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic autonomous, demilitarised and unilingually Swedish territory of Finland, whereby the Lantråd is th...
Politics of Åland - Wikipedia
Municipalities of Åland
The 16 municipalities of the Åland Islands are divided into three sub-regions: Mariehamn, the countryside and the archipelago.
Municipalities of Åland - Wikipedia
Geography of Åland
The Åland archipelago consists of nearly three hundred inhabitable islands, of which about eighty are inhabited; the remainder are some 6,000 skerries and desolate rocks. The archipelago is connected ...
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Languages of Åland
Åland, an autonomous region of Finland, has the largest Swedish-speaking majority in Finland, with about 89% of the province, or about 25,000 people, speaking Swedish as their first language (specific...
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Government of Åland
The Landskapsregering is the government of Åland, an autonomous territory of Finland. The government is led by a Lantråd, the premier of Åland, who is elected by the Lagting, the parliament of Åland.<...
History of the Åland Islands
The Åland Islands occupy a position of great strategic importance, commanding as they do both one of the entrances to the port of Stockholm and the approaches to the Gulf of Bothnia, in addition to be...
History of the Åland Islands - Wikipedia
Långnäs
Långnäs is a port in Lumparland on the eastern mainland of Åland. Road ferries to Kumlinge and Galtby via Kökar start here. In the early 1960s, Silja Line built a ferry terminal in Långnäs, designed ...
Långnäs - Wikipedia
Åland Swedish
Åland Swedish (åländska) is a dialect of Swedish spoken in the Åland Islands, an autonomous province of Finland. Åland Swedish has similarities to both Finland Swedish and the historical dialects of U...
List of Åland municipalities by population
This is a list of the municipalities of Åland sorted by population as of 30 September 2012 (30 September 2011):
List of Åland municipalities by population - Wikipedia
Finland Swedish
Finland Swedish or Fenno-Swedish (Swedish: finlandssvenska, Finnish: suomenruotsi) is a general term for standard Finland Swedish and the closely related cluster of dialects of Swedish spoken ...
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Åcon
Åcon is an annual science fiction convention, held in May or June every year in Mariehamn, Åland. It was founded in 2007 with the goal of bringing Swedish and Finnish science fiction fandom together, ...
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Coat of arms of Åland
The coat of arms of Åland features a golden red deer on a blue field. This is traditionally surmounted by a comital coronet of the elder Swedish style.The arms borne today by the Åland islands were or...
Coat of arms of Åland - Wikipedia
Postage stamps and postal history of the Åland Islands
This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of The Åland Islands.The Åland Islands form an archipelago in the Baltic Sea that is an autonomous, Swedish-language-speaking region of Finlan...
Postage stamps and postal history of the Åland Islands - Wikipedia
1991 Island Games
The 1991 Island Games were the fourth Island Games, and were held in Åland Islands, from June 23 to June 29, 1991.
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Public holidays in Åland
Public holidays in the Åland Islands include:
Kastelholm Castle
Kastelholm Castle (Swedish: Kastelholms slott) is a Swedish-built medieval castle located off Road 2 in Sund, Åland, Finland, approximately 25 km (16 mi) northeast of Mariehamn, overlook...
Kastelholm Castle - Wikipedia