Ostersund is like a city out of a fancy novel. Itscharming history, culture and myths meld together to make Ostersund what it is today: A modern city with anextraordinary past.Ostersund is situated next to the river Storsjon the fifth largest lake in Sweden. The myth that surrounds this pristine lake has been attracting tourists around the world for decades. Just like the Loch Ness Monster, another popular renowned creature is said to be residing under its pristine depths. The Storsjöodjuret is said to have been residing in the Storsjon River since the 17th century. People all over the world have been trying to catch a glimpse of this legendary creature.