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A Swedish guide to the best of New York
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This spacious house in Umeå, northern Sweden has a terrace that's perfect for long summer nights. It starts at 1,475,000 kronor ($162,993).
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18 Stockholm innovations to keep an eye on
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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A Swedish handball player has told The Local about the threats – but also praise – she has received since she decided to start shaming her online abusers on social media.
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Here are ten unique (and often untranslatable) Swedish words you should know about before you start dating in Sweden.
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Why Stockholm attracts so much talent from abroad
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From fika to forward planning, the Swedish dating scene can be tricky to navigate for people from other countries. The Local has put together a list of ways Swedes can make the experience a bit easier for their foreign dates.
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From The Local's archives: Despite living in Sweden for years, The Local's Oliver Gee simply can't come to grips with Swedes and their fascination with hugging. And he's not alone.
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Step inside our favourite property of the week in Stockholm hipster district Södermalm.
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Sweden to Hong Kong: The Local guide
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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Marine archaeologists believe they have identified a shipwreck in the south of Sweden as an historic warship the same size as the Vasa.
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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Step inside this dream home in the far north of Sweden.
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Thousands marched in Stockholm on January 21st in support of The Women's March on Washington. The Local captured the Swedish event on video.
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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'Learning to trade gave me the life I wanted'
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The Local spoke to Swedes in the UK to find out first hand how their lives had changed following the Brexit vote, if at all. Here's what they had to say.
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Stockholm: leading the way in clean energy innovation
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Our property of the week is this modern apartment in Gothenburg’s Fiskebäck harbour which comes with a priceless view of the western city’s famous archipelago.
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Michael Björklund: 'Being a chef is crazy work'
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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HIV in Sweden today is not like it was yesterday
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The year 2017 is likely to bring about a number of significant changes in Sweden. Here are ten shifts worth knowing about…
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Mette Helbæk: ‘We have a basic human need to connect'
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'History will record how everyone reacted to the Syrian tragedy'
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Our property of the week is a modern apartment in central Uppsala, right next to the city’s main rail station.
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Lina Thomsgård: 'I try to break down barriers every day'
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A heartwarming story of how the village of Nattavaara rallied to help passengers after their train broke down in -40C temperatures.
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'We wanted to turn ideas into action'
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The hottest snaps from Stockholm's party scene.
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What's the context for these chaotic-looking scenes in Malmö? To find out, we asked the person who made the video, as well as the local police.
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