Summer in Sarek, Swedish Lapland (Photo: Peter Cairns/ Naturbyn ecovillage in Central Sweden (Photo: Jacque de Villiers/ Royal Palace in Stockholm (Photo: Ola Ericson/ Typical red cottages in Småland, Southern Sweden (Photo: John Kimmich-Javier) Harbour of Gothenburg (Photo: Göran Assner/ Möllevångstorget in Malmö (Photo: Leif Johansson/

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Harbour of Gothenburg

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Enter our sweepstakes for the chance to fly Scandanavian airlines round-trip to the city of Gothenburg - the hometown of Volvo and the Volvo factory - for free! #inavolvo

Stockholm Metro. Rådhuset (Court House) station.

Stockholm Metro art

Back in the 1950s the powers that be in Stockholm decided that the people needed art. The gallery – the 110 kilometres of the Stockholm Metro.

Swedish herring at Salt & Sill

Embark on a culinary journey of West Sweden

West Sweden, with Gothenburg as its gateway, has arrived as a culinary hotspot and is gaining an international reputation as the ‘foodie’ capital of northern Europe because of its rising number of innovative chefs and the wealth and quality of its natural produce.

Restaurant Oaxen Krog & Slip in Stockholm

Your guide to Sweden's best restaurants

The White Guide, Sweden's leading restaurant guide presenting the country's top 250 restaurants and covering 500-plus restaurants every year, has just launched its website in English.

Stockholm Pride Festival

Gay and Lesbian Stockholm

The gay and lesbian scene in Stockholm is like the city itself: warm, open-minded and welcoming, easily accessible and fun.

Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Swedish Lapland


The 2014-15 incarnation celebrates the 25th anniversary of the ICEHOTEL. Eat off ice plates, drink from ice glasses and sleep in -5C in a hotel made of ice and snow in the depths of Swedish Lapland.

Upcoming events in Sweden Bookable accomodation

  • Lucia celebration at Skansen13 December - 15 December
  • Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art12 September - 22 November
  • Lights in Alingsås25 September - 01 November
  • Trainee Day - Stockholm02 October
  • Cinnamon Bun Day04 October
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