Denmark top destination for Swedish tourists

Denmark top destination for Swedish tourists

The most popular destination for Swedish tourists is not Thailand or London but close neighbour Denmark according to a new survey.

Pregnant Princess to attend Nobel alone

Pregnant Princess to attend Nobel alone

Princess Madeleine won't have her new husband by her side at the Nobel ceremony as Christopher O'Neill has elected to skip the event for the second year in a row citing work commitments.

The week’s news from Sweden in ten pictures

The week’s news from Sweden in ten pictures

Pastors with antlers, feuds with foxes, toe-munching mutts and pagan kings - it's been quite the week at The Local. Bit off more than you could chew this week and didn't have time to watch the news? No worries, we've got your weekly digest right here.

Road deaths in Sweden at record low

Road deaths in Sweden at record low

The amount of deaths on Swedish roads has dropped to a level not seen since the 1940s with the fatality rate for September setting a new record.

Only 300 can come to Swedish swingers party

Only 300 can come to Swedish swingers party

The biggest every swingers party to be held in Sweden looks set go ahead after record interest but organizers have said there is only room for 300 guests and have snapped up 1000 condoms in preparation.