The Louisiana of Sweden

In 2012 a huge stone, wood and concrete building at Hållunden outside Stockholm opened its doors to the public. Artipelag, as the art gallery...
Swedish Existentialism in Music

Swedish Existentialism in Music

Swedish pop artist Jens Lekman has produced his first new album in nearly five years. Lekman, born and reared in Gothenburg, Sweden, is a...
Bring Your Bicycle on a Ferry from Denmark to Sweden this Summer

Bring Your Bicycle on a Ferry from Denmark to Sweden this Summer

Before the Øresund bridge opened, it was pretty easy to cycle up to the old ferry port and wheel your bike aboard a craft....

New Test Center for the Global Wind Industry in Sweden

The Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) and the Energy Research Centre of The Netherlands (ECN) have signed a collaboration agreement to set up a...
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Gotland – Best in Europe 2017

Lonely Planet, one of the world’s most renowned travel guide, has given the Swedish gem Gotland an impressive no. 2 position in its ‘Best...

Scandinavian Places in a Nutshell

Whether you’re in a car or coach, on a bicycle, boat or train, on foot or on skis, the Scandinavian countries have an enormous...
A Rasre of Stockholm

A Taste of Stockholm

Smaka på Stockholm (A Taste of Stockholm) is Sweden’s biggest and one of the world’s biggest food and drink festivals. Every year more than...
Scandinavian Restaurants rank among the best in Europe

Scandinavian Restaurants Rank Among the Best in Europe

OAD (Opinionated About Dining) is the only dining survey that factors experience into its rating system. Its 2016 results are based on over 160,000...
Scandinavian Garfish

Scandinavian Garfish

Garfish (belone belone) come to the Scandinavian shores in May, and are a very popular angling fish as they put up a good fight....
Drinking in Scandinavia

Drinking in Scandinavia

Alcohol is expensive in Scandinavia and the sale of strong beer, wine and spirits in Sweden and Norway is restricted to state alcohol shops...

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