Åland is an autonomous area in the Baltic Sea, consisting of one main island and a surrounding archipelago. While legally a part of
, in practice the islands run their own affairs and are rather different from the mainland.
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is the largest town on the Åland islands. A youthful town,
was founded in 1861 while Åland and Finland formed part of the mighty Russian Empire.
is an island in Åland. Ålandstrafiken ferries from Långnäs on the main island or from Galtby on the Finnish mainland.
is a municipality in Åland and the main island of the municipality.
consists of the villages Lappo, Asterholma, Torsholma, Baggholma,
by, Björnholma, Korsö, Fiskö, Åva and Jurmo.
is a scattered village and an island, regarded as part of mainland Åland.
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