Midnight sun in Swedish Lapland (Photo: Tomas Utsi/imagebank.sweden.se) Summer in Central Sweden (Photo: Johan Willner/imagebank.sweden.se) View over Stockholm (Photo: Ola Ericson/imagebank.sweden.se) Harbour of Gothenburg (Photo: Göran Assner/imagebank.sweden.se) Beach huts in Southern Sweden (Photo: John Sander/imagebank.sweden.se) Möllevångstorget in Malmö (Photo: Leif Johansson/bildarkivet.se)

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Walpurgis Eve at Skansen

Walpurgis Night and May Day

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.

Coffee break at Bakery and Deli Albert & Jacks

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.

Mrs. Cameron, 1900. In private ownership.

Zorn Sweden's Master Painter

Before there was IKEA there was Anders Zorn (1860–1920). The Swedish painter was one of the most famous living artists of his time.

The Royal Palace in Stockholm

10 Free Things to do in Stockholm

Stockholm is a wonderful city with a lot to offer and luckily there are plenty of ways to experience the city on a budget!

Public transport in Gothenburg

Gothenburg - Charminly Different by the Sea

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.

Sweden Magazine 2014

Inspiration from Sweden

Welcome to the 2014 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.

Upcoming events in Sweden Bookable accomodation

  • Bothnialoppet - ice-skating race08 March - 08 March
  • Liseberg amusement park premier!26 April - 27 April
  • Walpurgis celebration at Skansen30 April
  • Retro Weekend featuring the Hot Dog Challenge01 May - 04 May
  • Nordic Championship in Oyster Opening 201402 May - 03 May
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