Bob Dylan is coming to Sweden this weekend, but will he use the opportunity to collect his Nobel Prize?
Swedish design: It's beautiful. It's unconventional. And it's everywhere. The Local takes you on a roadtrip through nine of the best design destinations, from north to south - you've got to see it to believe it.
Swedish goalie Eddie Läck ended up in hospital after being sent sprawling as the Detroit Red Wings' Andreas Athanasiou scored a game-winning goal with 3:01 left in overtime.
With more tech ‘unicorn' companies per capita than any other city other than Silicon Valley, it's safe to say Stockholm is one of Europe's most important tech hubs.
And you thought you just came here to study...
Learn why foreign students at the University of Gothenburg feel they've ended up in Sweden's ultimate college town.
This classic Swedish almond cake is perfect with coffee. Or just more cake.
Any Britons living in Sweden will probably want to read this.
Sunburns and foot warts and lice, oh my! Here are 11 products every expat parent should keep in their medicine cabinet.
The Local speaks to Francois Mauraisin, who organizes international markets on squares across Sweden.
One business class to rule them all, and to bring you to new levels of in-air pleasure…even on the longest flight in the world.
The likelihood of ending up in the middle of a terror attack remains low in Sweden. But if the worst should happen, what can you do to boost your chances? The Local asked experts for advice.
It can be hard to find a job in a foreign country – even if you have skills that are in-demand. The Local spoke with an employer about what they look for – and a few expats who solved the problem.
Sweden's health watchdog has criticized a doctor after a pregnant woman was sent home and gave birth in the toilet moments after being told to take paracetamol.
Did you know you can study at Malmö University, no matter where in the world you are? The Local finds out more about the school's 'Glocal classroom' concept and how it brings a top education to your doorstep.
A housing crisis means that short-term sublets are the norm in major cities and rent regulation rules are frequently flouted. But this week, The Local has decided to look on the bright side of renting an apartment in Sweden.
Moving abroad can be a big adjustment for anyone - and it's even harder when the move wasn't your choice. So how do you help your children settle in when your family makes the move? One Swedish startup is helping to answer this question.
A Swedish hotel chain is offering all couples a refund – but only if they get divorced within a year of their stay.
You're about to see Stockholm like you've never seen it before.
When a leading European business school wanted to raise awareness of its new pan-European course, The Local delivered.
There are a lot of airlines out there – and a plethora of loyalty programmes. They all promise a dozen benefits – but also an awful lot of fine print. How often do you actually understand the system well enough to take advantage of the perks?
Internationally acclaimed movie Sami Blood should make Swedes question why Sami oppression in Sweden is not common knowledge, and it's time for that to change, argues Sami Parliament member Oscar Sedholm.
Are you covered in your new country? And what happens if there's an emergency?
These unusual, larger-than-life attractions double up as fun selfie spots, says our travel editor Marie Peyre.
Know an older Swedish man? Chances are he's feeling better than you are.