, as krimson
has quite rightly written, the third-largest city in
, lies across the Öresund
) from Copenhagen
. Due to the proximity to the Danish
capital it has become an
, and personal
city. You can shuttle across the
in less than an hour, and there has now been a bridge built across
the sound, too (Europe's longest).
It was the chief city of
the Malmöhus län (prefecture) -- Malmöhus län and Kristianstads län being merged to revive the old couny of Skåne -- and the nearest cities of interest are
Trelleborg, to the south, and Lund, to the north.