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Sweden Magazine 2015

Inspiration from Sweden

Welcome to the 2014 edition of the Sweden Magazine! Read it online, download it, or order a copy.

One of many coffee shops in Gothenburg

Cafés in Gothenburg

Giant cinnamon rolls, tables spilling on to cobblestoned streets and probably the best chocolate café in Sweden – hello Gothenburg.

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.

Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Swedish Lapland


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.

Coffee break at Bakery and Deli Albert & Jacks

Gay and Lesbian Stockholm

The gay and lesbian scene in Stockholm is like the city itself: warm, open-minded and welcoming, easily accessible and fun.

Art in the Stockholm Metro, station T-Centralen

Stockholm Metro art

Back in the 1950s the powers that be in Stockholm decided that the people needed art. The gallery – the 110 kilometres of the Stockholm Metro.

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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