Midnight sun in Northern Sweden (Photo: Tomas Utsi/imagebank.sweden.se) Naturbyn ecovillage in Central Sweden (Photo: Jacque de Villiers/imagebank.sweden.se) Stockholm (Photo: Björn Olin/Folio/imagebank.sweden.se) Harbour of Gothenburg (Photo: Göran Assner/imagebank.sweden.se) Malmö (Photo: Justin Brown/imagebank.sweden.se) Blekinge archipelago, Southern Sweden (Photo: Johan Willner/Johnér)

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Swedish crisp bread from Stora Skedvi in Dalarna.

Meet the Original Hipsters

A thousand years before the first sourdough was set to ferment in the trendy neighbourhoods of Stockholm, crispbread bakers walked from farm to farm and baked up the rye harvests. We went looking for the origins of the modern hipster in the Swedish countryside.

Concert in the small bar at Riche, Stockholm

Stockholm nightlife

Classy cocktails, boho beers and chic champagne nights. Welcome to Stockholm.

Ribersborg beach in Malmö

Malmö beaches

If you’re coming to Malmö in the summertime pack flip-flops, beachwear and a towel because Malmö has some fine beaches and bathing spots.

The Botanical Garden in Gothenburg

Nature in Gothenburg

If you can drag yourself away from the sights, sounds, shops and fantastic eateries of the city, take in the city’s wild and wonderful parks or take a boat trip out to the nearby West Coast islands on Gothenburg’s doorstep.

Nassa, Storskäret, Stockholm archipelago

Sweden’s archipelagoes

The Stockholm archipelago. The West Coast archipelago. Heard of them? Sweden’s archipelagoes are oases of naturally perfect peace and quiet, of unwinding and discovering a different side of Sweden.

Fjällbacka in Bohuslän, West Sweden

Crime Fiction - West Sweden

Murder and mystery are in the air on the west coast of Sweden, at least in the books of Swedish crime writers Camilla Läckberg, Åke Edwardsson and Ann Rosman.

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 2016

Inspiration from Sweden

Welcome to the 2016 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.

Upcoming events in Sweden Bookable accomodation

  • The Legacy of Andy Warhol at Artipelag15 April - 25 September
  • Josef Frank på Millesgården20 May - 02 October
  • Yayoi Kusama in Infinity at Moderna Museet and Arkdes11 June - 11 September
  • International Summer Festival at Balettakademien13 June - 19 August
  • Shaun the Sheep Land 18 June - 06 November
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