Karlshamn is situated 80 miles (129 kilometers) northeast of Malmo and 250 miles (402 kilometers) southwest of Stockholm, Sweden's capital.
It's hardly surprising Karlshamn is a perennial favourite with travelers; the region is criss-crossed with great cultural and natural attractions. To explore the area in even greater depth, head 16 miles (26 kilometers) where you'll find Ronneby. Here you can spend an hour or two visiting the Ronneby Brunnspark and Naturum Blekinge.
Karlskrona is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Karlshamn. This regional center contains a great selection of things to see and do, such as Admiralty Church, Amiralitetstorget and Stortorget. Maritime Museum, Fredrikskyrkan and Telenor Arena are just a sample of the other attractions in Karlskrona.
A really good way to develop an understanding for a place and its people is by understanding its history. While in Southern Sweden, take the time to see the area's historic palaces.
Are you looking for a a completely different experience while you are in Southern Sweden. Try hot air ballooning; you'll never forget it. There are many exciting adventures to be enjoyed in the area around Southern Sweden. Have a go at hiking or horse riding to get your heart rate up.
When it is time to depart from Karlshamn, use your last Swedish kronor on last minute keepsakes and bid a fond Hej då (farewell).