Vimmerby – the city of Kalmar, Småland, Sweden. Vimmerby was founded in the XIV century. The main city street, Storgatan, still retains the form that won at building in the Middle Ages.
In the city a large number of old wooden houses. Vimmerby currently represents the only point of interest due to historical links with Astrid Lindgren.
Astrid Lindgren’s World – an amusement park for children, which is built on the themes of her books. In writing the book “Emil i Lönneberga” by Astrid Lindgren I used information from his own childhood in rural areas Vimmerby.