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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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.

Easter twigs


Spring is in the air for this year's Easter time in Sweden and there's lots of fun to be had! It's all about witches, egg hunts, colourful feathers and chocolate.

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!

Hövding-the invisible Bicycle Helmet

Fertile Ground for Innovation?

Sweden has an international reputation for modernity and ingenuity in design and innovation. Last year the Global Innovation Index ranked Sweden second. Is it something in the water, or are there systemic reasons for this consistent success?

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
  • Red Bull Home Run20 April
  • Liseberg amusement park premier!26 April - 27 April
  • Walpurgis celebration at Skansen30 April
  • Retro Weekend featuring the Hot Dog Challenge01 May - 04 May
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