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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!
Jose Gonzalez

Jose Gonzalez is a Swedish indie folk singer and guitarist who also plays in the folk-rock band Junip.  Gonzalez has collaborated consistently with fellow Swedes The Knife and has received the European Border Breakers Award, which recognizes upcoming European musical artists that are able to reach an audience outside of their home countries with their debut albums.

city guide:
Gothenburg, SE
bar
FOLK
Hip vegetarian restaurant and organic wine bar serving dishes inspired by traditional European cuisines, located in the foyer of the Folketeatret theater.
Olof Palmes plats 413 04, Gothenburg, Sweden
landmark
Archipelago of Gothenburg
The Archipelago of Gothenburg comprises two large groups of islands off the west coast of Sweden.  Daily fairies and walking bridges allow visitors to enjoy the history and natural beauty of the archipelagos.
Archipelago of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
coffee
Cigarren
Authentic, oldschool cafe and cigar lounge.  Serves up top notch coffee and a offers a wide selection of cigars, cigarillos, and cigarettes by the piece.
Järntorget 6, 413 04 Gothenburg, Sweden
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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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shopping
Bengans
This classic record store has been the number one destination for music lovers in Gothenburg for over 30 years.  Offering CDs, LPs, books, merchandise, and live performances, Bengans is a mandatory stop for die-hard collectors and casual fans alike.
Bengans Skivbutik, Stigbergstorget, Gothenburg, Sweden
lodging
Flora Hotel
Family-run, 4-star boutique hotel, much loved by visitors for its convenient location, friendly staff, and delicious breakfasts.
Grönsakstorget 2, 411 17 Gothenburg, Sweden
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shopping
Myrorna
Second hand clothing, shoes, and accessories in a large, 4-story department store.  Also offers a selection of books, records, and home goods.
Järntorgsgatan 10, 413 01 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Stigbergets Brewery
Swedish microbrewery active since 2012 that caught the attention of the international craft beer scene at Gothenburg Beer Week with their IPA made specifically for the event.
Gamla Varvsgatan 1, 414 59 Gothenburg, Sweden
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