Degerby was the center of Ahvenanmaa (Åland) archipelago until Maarianhamina was founded in 1861. Today Degerby is still a fascinating wooden village. There are couple of interesting sights like the tavern from the 18th century and Föglö Museum. There is a frequent ferry connection to the main island.

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