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All stopovers in 2022 are now announced

07 July 2022

Today, the last four stopovers on the 2022, European part, of the Asia Expedition 2022/2023 were announced, together with the winter stopover in the Mediterranean. The four stops are Malaga, Nice, Valetta and Barcelona. Götheborg will stay in Barcelona until March 2023.

Götheborg is coming to Helsinki

22 June 2022

Tomorrow, 22 June, at 15:00, the ship Götheborg of Sweden will arrive in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. At 16:00 the ship will arrive a quay, the crew will sing sea shanties, ceremonial flags will be released from the yards, and the Captain will welcome guests from the city on board the ship. 

Götheborg is coming to Helsingborg

13 June 2022

Tomorrow, 14 June, at 15:00, the ship Götheborg of Sweden will arrive in Helsingborg, in the south of Sweden, and greet Helsingborg with a gun salute. At 16:00 the ship will arrive a quay, the crew will sing sea shanties, ceremonial flags will be released from the yards, and the Captain will welcome guests from the city on board the ship. 

The ship Götheborg of Sweden heads out – Start of the great Asia Expedition 2022/2023

08 June 2022

Today at 3:30 pm, the ship Götheborg of Sweden leaves her home harbour Gothenburg and heads out on the great Asia Expedition 2022/2023. The ship will sail in the Baltic Sea and Northern Europe before heading south towards the Mediterranean. Along the way, she will visit a number of ports and take on hundreds of deckhands who sail along for the adventure and experience.

EKN and Vinnova join Götheborg as partners to promote Swedish export

26 May 2022

Two great stakeholders in Swedish export and innovation, EKN and Vinnova, have partnered with Götheborg as she is about to set sail on a two-year voyage across the world. The ship will serve as a platform to promote trade and a message of sustainable innovations in a most unique and beautiful way.

Götheborg of Sweden will sail to Lisbon, Portugal for the first time

04 May 2022

Götheborg of Sweden today announced that the ship will sail to Lisbon as part of its two-year long Asia Expedition 2022/2023. It is the first time that the ship visits Portugal and Lisbon. Götheborg will be in Lisbon 5–8 September and will be moored at the central location of Cais Rocha Conde de Óbidos.

Final two stops in Northern Europe: Copenhagen and Oslo

12 April 2022

Copenhagen and Oslo are the last two stops in the Nordic countries on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. It is the first time that the ship visits Copenhagen. At the same time, three more sailing legs are also released, which means that the whole Northern European part of the Asia Expedition 2022/2023 is official.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is returning to Stockholm in July

22 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is returning to Stockholm on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. Stockholm is the third stopover on the expedition, and the last Swedish city that the ship will visit before heading on to Asia. Götheborg will be in Stockholm 7–13 July 2022, and will be moored at Skeppsbrokajen in the Old Town, close to the royal castle.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is coming to Finland and Helsinki in June

15 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced the second port stop of its two-year long Asia Expedition 2022/2023. In June, right in time for Midsummer, the ship is coming to Finland and Helsinki. The ship will be in Helsinki 23–27 June 2022, and will be moored at Makasiini Quay, right at the heart of the city.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is sailing to Helsingborg and H22 City Expo

01 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced the first port stop of its two-year long Asia Expedition. First out is the city of Helsingborg, in the south of Sweden. It is the first time that the ship visits Helsingborg, and the stopover will be part of the large city event and innovation show, H22 City Expo, which takes place in Helsingborg throughout June 2022.

The ship Götheborg release first port stops of Asia Expedition – London and Bremerhaven

03 February 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today released two of the ports that the ship will visit on the European part of its two-year long Asia Expedition. First out are London and Bremerhaven. In the UK there is a strong historical connection and great interest in the ship as a replica of an east Indiaman. In Bremerhaven, the ship will be the center of attention at a large maritime event with over 350,000 visitors and 80 different ships.

The ship Götheborg’s expedition to Asia is extended to 2023

07 October 2021

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced that the planned expedition to Asia is extended with a year, in response to the great interest in the expedition start-up in 2021. Arrival at the end destination in Asia, Shanghai, will be in September 2023. The route is expanded primarily in Europe, with focus on Northern Europe.

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