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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
jj

jj is an indie dream-pop duo formed by Joakim Benon and Elin Kastlander in Gothenburg in 2009.  They have released music through the eclectic Gothenburg-based independent music label Sincerely Yours, and have collaborated with a diverse array of internationally recognized artists.

city guide:
Gothenburg, SE
bar
Sejdeln Pub
Cozy neighborhood bar, perfect for avoiding sports fans and hipsters with a cold beer and simple eats.
Andra långgatan 28, Gothenburg, Sweden
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landmark
Slottsskogen
This English-style park in central Gothenburg includes a zoo, a pond, a Swedish heritage area, and various sports facilities across its 137 hectares of forests and lawns.
Slottskogspromenaden 414 76, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Masthugg Church
Masthuggskyrkan, or Masthugg Church, was built in 1914 in the National Romantic style of Nordic architecture.  Its position on a hill makes it a striking sight, and the views of the city and accompanying sunsets make it a popular destination for visitors.
Mimergatan 5, 417 64 Göteborg, Sweden
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jj
bar
Kaffebaren
Hip, intimate bar with oldschool atmosphere offers up coffee and mixed drinks, plus live DJs spinning Hip Hop and R&B.
Yaki-Da, Storgatan, Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
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Yaki-Da
Eclectic space featuring dance floors, live music venues, a bar, and fine eateries.
Storgatan 47, 411 38 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Pustervik
Performance venue attracting local and international acts with an on-site cafe/bar and restaurant.
Järntorgsgatan 12, 413 01 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Avocado Swedish Catering
Small, unassuming eatery offering delicious breakfast and brunch buffets at unbeatable prices.
Linnégatan 74, 413 08 Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
shopping
Sincerely Yours
Independent record label founded by electronic music duo The Tough Alliance in 2005.  Beyond their normal music products (usually pressed on vinyl LPs), Sincerely Yours periodically releases various high end products, ranging from shirts to wine to bulletproof vests, always in very limited quantities.
Fjällgatan 3B, 413 17 Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
hotel
Mornington Hotel
The Mornington Hotel Stravaganza Göteborg is a high-end, British-inspired hotel in the center of Gothenburg, conveniently located near the city's tourist attractions and shopping and entertainment districts.
Kungsportsavenyen 6, 411 36 Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
shopping
Shelta
Hip streetwear and sneaker shop located in the center of Gothenburg
Andra långgatan 21, 413 28 Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
shopping
Mshop
Mshop is a high end boutique sex shop in headquartered in Gothenburg, offering sex toys, lingerie, and other accouterments in a classy, well-lit environment with helpful and knowledgeable staff.
Andra långgatan 3, 413 03 Gothenburg, Sweden
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jj
bar
Dugges Brewery
This local favorite craft brewery has been producing delicious ales since 2002 and offers tours of their brewery facilities.
Östra Björrödsvägen 12, 438 93 Landvetter, Sweden
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