Sweden

Is Sweden socialist?

Sweden and the other Scandinavian countries are often touted as successful socialist states. But, is Sweden really socialist? Or is…

Winter in Stockholm - Sunset

Visiting Stockholm in winter

Some time around late October or early November, Stockholm begins to transform into a winter wonderland. Even if there’s no…

What is Stockholm syndrome?

You’ve probably heard of Stockholm syndrome, but do you know what it is? Even once you do, there are lots…

Hiking in Abisko National Park

With some of the best hiking in the Nordic region, Abisko National Park encompasses majestic mountains, alpine meadows, wooded valleys,…

Ice fishing in Sweden

With its thousands of lakes, pristine scenery and Arctic climate, Sweden is a brilliant (and beautiful) destination for ice fishing. …

Where to stay in Gothenburg

Headed to Gothenburg and not sure where to stay? Our writer, who is based in Gothenburg, will help you decide!…