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.
Discover southern Sweden’s gourmet walking trails where you can dine like a local and enjoy a new coastal walk for foodies in Skåne.
The prestigious Spa of the Year awards 2014 have been announced and the big winners were Yasuragi Hasseludden spa in Nacka outside Stockholm and Upper House in Gothenburg.
Heard of H&M and IKEA? Acne, J. Lindberg, WESC, Filippa K, House of Dagmar? Here’s a quick guide to where to shop for design and fashion on a trip to Sweden.
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.
As well as being European Capital of Culture in 2014, Umeå can also claim to be the northernmost capital of culture, located as it is in northern Sweden, a place of extreme natural beauty and rugged wilderness (and culture, of course).