Åre in Sweden is Northern Europe's largest and most advanced and diverse alpine sport resort. And it's not just the skiing that keeps people coming here, this place is well known for it's sizzling nightlife. From December 2016 you can fly direct to Åre Östersund airport from London Gatwick
The months of August and September mean kräftskiva in Sweden. Don a silly hat, leave your inhibitions at home and succumb to the Swedish crayfish party. And bring your singing voice – you’re going to need it.
A thousand years before the first sourdough was set to ferment in the trendy neighbourhoods of Stockholm, crispbread bakers walked from farm to farm and baked up the rye harvests. We went looking for the origins of the modern hipster in the Swedish countryside.
If you’re coming to Malmö in the summertime pack flip-flops, beachwear and a towel because Malmö has some fine beaches and bathing spots.
If you can drag yourself away from the sights, sounds, shops and fantastic eateries of the city, take in the city’s wild and wonderful parks or take a boat trip out to the nearby West Coast islands on Gothenburg’s doorstep.
Murder and mystery are in the air on the west coast of Sweden, at least in the books of Swedish crime writers Camilla Läckberg, Åke Edwardsson and Ann Rosman.
In Sweden both Swedish and foreign-registered vehicles pay congestion taxes in Stockholm and Gothenburg and bridge tolls in Motala and Sundsvall.
Welcome to the 2016 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.