The Swedish west coast between Skåne (south) and Göteborg (north) is the province Halland. From its capital Halmstad come our present (1991-1994) prime minister Carl Bildt, and Per Gessle of Roxette.
There is also a University in Halmstad. (Pointer provided by Magnus Andersson.)
Updated 15 October 1994 by Lars Aronsson.