Winter in Sweden (Photo: Fredrik Broman/imagebank.swede.se) Winter in Sweden (Photo: Mikko Nikkinen/imageabank.sweden.se) Stockholm (Photo: Henrik Trygg/imagebank.sweden.se) Gothenburg main street Avenyn (Photo: Patrik Gunnar Helin/Göteborg & Co) Winter in West Sweden (Photo: Mikael Svensson/bildarkivet.se) Western Harbour and Turning Torso in Malmö (Photo: Peter Westrup/Folio)

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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.

Christmas smorgasbord at Bjertorps Castle

Swedish julbord

Christmas and the run up to it is all about one thing: the famed Swedish smorgasbord that is called Julbord (pronounced ‘yuleboard’) at Christmas time. This is where you get practically 101 dishes elbowing for space on a table or, a series of tables.

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.

Lapporten in Abisko, Swedish Lapland

Abisko National Park

Lonely Planet has named Abisko and the Northern Lights the world's most illuminating experience as part of celbrating that 2015 is the UN Year of Light.

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.

Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Swedish Lapland

The ICEHOTEL

The 2014-15 incarnation celebrates the 25th anniversary of the ICEHOTEL. Eat off ice plates, drink from ice glasses and sleep in -5C in a hotel made of ice and snow in the depths of Swedish Lapland.


Upcoming events in Sweden Bookable accomodation

  • Power of Fashion - 300 years of clothing01 January - 31 December
  • Umeå - European Capital of Culture 201401 January - 29 January
  • Swedish Sin - Exhibition22 May - 18 January
  • TaubeSpelen - Music Festival12 July - 13 July
  • Christmas at Mårbacka30 October - 01 November
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