is a fantastic city to visit for its unique location on the Swedish-Finnish border. This city is home to the world's northernmost Ikea store, which means you can get great deals on Ikea furniture that you won't find anywhere else.
Haparanda is also a great place to shop for other Scandinavian-themed items, such as Finnish glassware and Swedish-designed homeware. As well as its many shops, Haparanda also has a number of fantastic restaurants and cafes, making it the perfect place to spend a day or two exploring.
Locals in Haparanda often refer to the town as HaparandaTornio because the next town just over the border is the Finnish town of Torneå. This city is a great place to visit for its unique blend of Swedish and Finnish culture.