Zealand facts for kids
Zealand (Danish: Sjælland) is an island in the eastern part of Denmark. It is just west of Sweden and a strait called the Øresund lies between the two. It has an area of 7,031 km² and is the largest island in the country.
- the Great Belt Bridge, which links Zealand to Funen, an island to the west.
- the Storstrøm Bridge, which links Zealand to Lolland, an island to the south.
- the Øresund Bridge, which links Zealand (actually the island of Amager) to Sweden to the east, near Malmö.
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Gefion carving Zealand from Sweden.
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