Category: Sweden

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Visit Kalmar: Why this Swedish town should be on your bucket list

Ever heard of Kalmar? A town of roughly 37.000 inhabitants nestling on the Swedish East coast. A must-visit if you’re fond of culture, history – and good food. This could be the ideal winter holiday destination.  Sponsored Medieval charm by the coast Located…

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Checking in: Rival Hotel, Stockholm

Considering going to Stockholm? You should! The Swedish capital is full of hidden gems to be explored – including the stylish Hotel Rival, which is still a favorite amongst celebrities.  Overview and location You notice it immediately when entering the…

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5 luxurious spa hotels in Sweden

Sweden is not only well-known for its comfort and breathtaking nature; it’s a spa lovers paradise! From North to South: Here are five of my favorite spa hotels. Sponsored Ystad Saltsjöbad The southern-most region of Sweden is called ‘Skåne’, and here…

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5 must-visit towns in Sweden

There are more than 2000 kilometers from the South of Sweden to the North, so it truly is a country of great diversity. Start exploring these five beautiful towns, which all reveal something unique about Scandinavia’s largest country.  Sponsored  Visby…

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Driving with Ford to Southern Sweden

Last week we had the pleasure of encountering a new Ford model, the so-called ‘Mondeo Vignale’. It all began in Copenhagen and ended in Southern Sweden, more specifically at Ystad Saltsjöbad. Prepare for some serious wellness and fast cars.  Photographer: Mille Ayo…

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Idyllic holiday getaways in Southern Sweden

Southern Sweden has a lot to offer in terms of idyllic holidays for both couples and families traveling with kids. The region can be reached in less than 1 hour from Copenhagen, and you will find a palette of idyllic hotels, which…

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Spa luxury on the Swedish west coast: Hotel Skansen

The avid reader might have noticed our profound love for Swedish spa hotels. Not only is it a great way to pull the plug and unwind for a couple of days, Swedes just know a thing or two when it…

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SK Mat & Människor: A personal gourmet experience in Gothenburg

Without a single moment’s hesitation I would name Gothenburg the food capital of Sweden. With quality restaurants lurking in each corner, there should be enough to do around here – at least if you’re a true foodie! We went to…

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A review of Clarion Hotel Post in Gothenburg, Sweden

Have you ever considered visiting Gothenburg? The second-largest city in Sweden is not only the perfect destination for a weekend getaway; it’s also a haven for foodies appreciating world class restaurants and hospitality. During our visit we stayed at the…

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Must-see natural wonders of Scandinavia: Our top 5

From the windy west coast of Denmark to the volcanic fields of Iceland; Scandinavia is an area of true natural beauty. Since time and nature are considered some of the biggest luxuries of our time – put these five breathtaking natural sceneries on…

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The Best Ice Hotels In Scandinavia

Staying in a hotel made of ice and snow is a true arctic experience unlike anything you have ever tried before. We have gathered the nine best in Sweden, Finland and Norway.   The ICEHOTEL, Kiruna, Sweden   Nominated as one of…

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The most romantic getaway’s in Scandinavia

You can hate or love the concept of Valentine’s; there’s no doubt about the fact that it’s here to stay! If you’re romantically involved with someone, they might expect a surprise of some kind – why not treat yourself and…