Kjell Ove Storvik

Our favourite Viking destinations in Scandinavia

Scandinavian history is bold, colourful and even violent. What comes to mind when you think of bygone times of the Nordic region?

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Doris Beling

4 Ways to Experience an Authentic Scandinavian Summer

Having grown up in Finland, the thought of summer is instinctively connected to the mental image of a summer cottage by a lake or a river. Up until maybe 15 years ago, everyone's summer cottage was usually totally off grid, which meant that summer holidays and weekends were spent swimming (usually stark naked), fishing, rowing a boat in the cool waters near the cottage...

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Touring Sweden - off the beaten track

ABBA, Ikea, Volvos . . . Wilderness? Find the hidden treasures of Sweden.

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Per Lundström

A stay at the Treehotel, Sweden

Barry Stone's love of treehouses as a child had him primed for his stay at the Treehotel. He travelled through Northern Sweden last September and brings to you an account of his experience, wandering reindeers, installing gas stoves and all!

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