Passing by Allinge

To see Allinge

I had only a quick passage in Allinge.

​After visiting so many small cities in Bornholm it almost seemed… another one. Maybe with more hotels, maybe with more people, but… I don’t know why, because the beach was so frightening as anywhere else.
​A quick visit, showed me another small city, respecting the general look of all the other in the island, with slight differences – balconies… windows… not enough to say that it is different.

Architecture

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Respecting the general look of the island, Allinge seemed a little different, with… more appreciation for the sun, maybe.

​Spaces seem wider, construction lighter, but the look and feeling were common to the other cities in the island. Wrong idea?

Church

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Though originally coming from the 16th century, Allinge church has a new look, given by the strong changes introduced in 1992.

However, some of the elements come from the old days, and also from the 1 8th and 1 9th centuries.​

A commercial house by the road, selling all kind of handicraft, attracted us by its construction, and its beautiful gardens.

If business was their goal… they got it.