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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Restaurant Familjen in Gothenburg

Bistros and bars in Gothenburg

Gothenburg is a gourmet haven for seafood lovers and it’s not restricted to fine dining establishments. There are plenty of cool bistros and bars to explore on a weekend break to Gothenburg.

The Bridge

What stretches halfway between Sweden and Denmark, weighs 82,000 tonnes and carries 6 million vehicles per year between the countries? Öresundsbron, or the Öresund Bridge in English, is the answer. And it’s the centrepiece and setting of Nordic-noir tv hit The Bridge.

Restaurant “bloom in the park” in Malmö

Fine dining in Malmö

Following the launch of Michelin Nordic Cities Guide, Malmö now has three Michelin stars, with Ambiance à Vindåkra, Bloom in the Park and Vollmers each being awarded a star. The city also received two Bib Gourmand awards, awarded to restaurants that offer exceptional value for money, for Bastard and Sture.

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.

Vintage shopping in Stockholm, “Herr Judit”


Vintage and cult classics in Stockholm’s SoFo


Lobster Safari in West Sweden

Food trips, events and experiences in West Sweden

Are you so loopy about lobster that you’ll join us on a lobster safari? Want to worship at a fish church? Or forage the deep, dark forests of Dalsland for berries and mushrooms. Let your food trip to West Sweden begin.

Bridge of Motala

Information from the Swedish Transport Agency: Sweden’s congestion taxes and bridge tolls

In Sweden both Swedish and foreign-registered vehicles pay congestion taxes in Stockholm and Gothenburg and bridge tolls in Motala and Sundsvall. 

Sweden Magazine 2015

Inspiration from Sweden

Welcome to the 2015 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.

Upcoming events in Sweden Bookable accomodation

  • TaubeSpelen - Music Festival12 July - 13 July
  • Elitloppet29 May - 31 May
  • The Archipelago Fair29 May - 31 May
  • Brännbollsyran Festival29 May - 30 May
  • Stockholm Marathon30 May
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