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

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Bear watching with Vargas, Hälsingland

Wildlife watching in Sweden

Sweden is home to some magnificent wild animals such as brown bears, wolves and moose, as well as an interesting bird and butterfly fauna. 

Cray fish party

Crayfish party, kräftskiva

The months of August and September mean kräftskiva in Sweden.  Don a silly hat, leave your inhibitions at home and succumb to the Swedish crayfish party. And bring your singing voice – you’re going to need it.

The Bridge

If you are a fan of Nordic-noir TV series The Bridge come and meet us at Nordicana at Troxy in London this weekend! Find out more about The Bridge, or Örsesund Bridge, the symbolic setting for theNordic-noir tv series and about Malmö in Skåne.

Organic apples

Apple Market in Skåne, Southern Sweden

Skåne in Southern Sweden is famous for its apples and 26-27 September sees the annual Apple Market in Kivik.

Vintage shopping in Stockholm, “Herr Judit”

Södermalm

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
  • Baltic Sea Festival 2015 24 August - 30 August
  • Icebug Xperience – West Coast Rock Trail 04 September - 06 September
  • Falsterbo Bird Show04 September - 06 September
  • Klarälvdalen Challenge05 September
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