Tonight is Walpurgis Night, Valborg and this is the night of the bonfire in Sweden, traditionally believed to ward off evil spirits, but now a festive way of welcoming in spring.
The gay and lesbian scene in Stockholm is like the city itself: warm, open-minded and welcoming, easily accessible and fun.
Before there was IKEA there was Anders Zorn (1860–1920). The Swedish painter was one of the most famous living artists of his time.
Stockholm is a wonderful city with a lot to offer and luckily there are plenty of ways to experience the city on a budget!
Gothenburg, Sweden's second largest city, is located on the west coast. The fantastic archipelago is easily reached by a 30-minute tram ride from the city center.
Welcome to the 2014 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.