Crossing borders: How we drove across Europe by van during the pandemic
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Crossing borders: How we drove across Europe by van during the pandemic

The Local's contributor Chiara Milford travels from Sweden down to the south of Europe in a van, crossing five borders in four days with partner, dog, and a crate of oat milk.

Planning a road trip across Europe this summer? Here are some things to think about

Planning a road trip across Europe this summer? Here are some things to think about

Swedish doctor who faked Covid-19 travel certificates sentenced to one year in prison

Swedish doctor who faked Covid-19 travel certificates sentenced to one year in prison

EXPLAINED: What are Sweden’s Covid-19 rules for vaccinated people?

EXPLAINED: What are Sweden’s Covid-19 rules for vaccinated people?

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

EU and AstraZeneca both claim victory after Covid vaccine judgement

EU and AstraZeneca both claim victory after Covid vaccine judgement

COMPARE: What are the Covid test requirements around Europe for child travellers
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COMPARE: What are the Covid test requirements around Europe for child travellers

Europe remains at risk of Autumn Covid resurgence, WHO warns

Europe remains at risk of Autumn Covid resurgence, WHO warns

‘I’m going crazy’: Why international residents in Europe will travel this summer despite Covid

‘I’m going crazy’: Why international residents in Europe will travel this summer despite Covid

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

EU approves use of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in children 12 and over in Europe

EU approves use of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in children 12 and over in Europe

EU nations agree to open borders to vaccinated travellers from outside bloc

EU nations agree to open borders to vaccinated travellers from outside bloc

Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?
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Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?

EU plans to open borders to vaccinated tourists from outside bloc

EU plans to open borders to vaccinated tourists from outside bloc

Could 12 to 15-year-olds in the EU soon be given the Pfizer Covid vaccine?

Could 12 to 15-year-olds in the EU soon be given the Pfizer Covid vaccine?

‘Highly probable’ EU won’t renew AstraZeneca orders

‘Highly probable’ EU won’t renew AstraZeneca orders

COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19
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COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19

European countries face slower vaccination as Johnson & Johnson delays rollout

European countries face slower vaccination as Johnson & Johnson delays rollout

Europe’s vaccine woes deepen as regulator probes another jab over blood clot concerns

Europe’s vaccine woes deepen as regulator probes another jab over blood clot concerns

How fast is Sweden vaccinating its population compared to other European countries?

How fast is Sweden vaccinating its population compared to other European countries?

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

Norwegian skis back from Sweden to avoid quarantine restrictions

Norwegian skis back from Sweden to avoid quarantine restrictions

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

Europe’s slow vaccine rollout is ‘prolonging the pandemic’ as infections surge

Europe’s slow vaccine rollout is ‘prolonging the pandemic’ as infections surge

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

Could ‘health passports’ kickstart travel around Europe?

Could ‘health passports’ kickstart travel around Europe?

COMPARE: How European countries are faring against ‘third wave’ of Covid infections

COMPARE: How European countries are faring against ‘third wave’ of Covid infections

AstraZeneca benefits outweigh risks, EMA says as EU orders 10 million more Pfizer doses

AstraZeneca benefits outweigh risks, EMA says as EU orders 10 million more Pfizer doses

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

Europe’s Covid-19 ‘hotspots’ to be sent four million more vaccine doses

Europe’s Covid-19 ‘hotspots’ to be sent four million more vaccine doses

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

‘Green pass’: European Commission to propose EU-wide vaccine passports for summer

‘Green pass’: European Commission to propose EU-wide vaccine passports for summer

COMPARE: How are countries across Europe faring in the battle against Covid-19?

COMPARE: How are countries across Europe faring in the battle against Covid-19?

EU launches ‘vaccine tracker’ and shifts strategy away from AstraZeneca

EU launches ‘vaccine tracker’ and shifts strategy away from AstraZeneca

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

UPDATE: These are latest travel restrictions in place around Europe

UPDATE: These are latest travel restrictions in place around Europe

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Could all passenger traffic to Europe from non-EU countries be halted over Covid variants?

Could all passenger traffic to Europe from non-EU countries be halted over Covid variants?

Covid-19 forces Swedish hospitals to delay ‘necessary surgery’

Covid-19 forces Swedish hospitals to delay ‘necessary surgery’

Sweden recommends masks during rush hour, as coronavirus deaths hit record number

Sweden recommends masks during rush hour, as coronavirus deaths hit record number

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

‘Tipping point’: Why European countries are alarmed by new Covid-19 variants

‘Tipping point’: Why European countries are alarmed by new Covid-19 variants

EU medicines agency gives green light to second Covid-19 vaccine

EU medicines agency gives green light to second Covid-19 vaccine

EU health warning: ‘High’ risk new coronavirus strains will lead to more deaths

EU health warning: ‘High’ risk new coronavirus strains will lead to more deaths

Coronavirus: Sweden blocks travel from Denmark

Coronavirus: Sweden blocks travel from Denmark

EU says blanket UK travel ban should end to allow people to return home

EU says blanket UK travel ban should end to allow people to return home

UPDATE: European Union officially approves Pfizer vaccine for rollout

UPDATE: European Union officially approves Pfizer vaccine for rollout

UPDATE- Travel chaos in Europe – Which countries have imposed transport bans on UK?

UPDATE- Travel chaos in Europe – Which countries have imposed transport bans on UK?

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

EU could see Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out ‘first quarter next year’

EU could see Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out ‘first quarter next year’

Are we doomed? Stockholm University experts on Covid-19 and conspiracy theories
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Are we doomed? Stockholm University experts on Covid-19 and conspiracy theories

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

Why is Sweden’s coronavirus strategy so different from the rest of Europe?

Why is Sweden’s coronavirus strategy so different from the rest of Europe?

From number-crunching to chemistry: how research is used in the coronavirus outbreak
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From number-crunching to chemistry: how research is used in the coronavirus outbreak

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19
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Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19

European airlines cutting fares to woo back passengers

European airlines cutting fares to woo back passengers

Europe will see rise in Covid-19 deaths in coming months, WHO warns

Europe will see rise in Covid-19 deaths in coming months, WHO warns

Which countries in Europe have done the best job in handling the virus crisis?

Which countries in Europe have done the best job in handling the virus crisis?

WHO says Europe can fight virus without lockdowns

WHO says Europe can fight virus without lockdowns

EU urges countries to reinstate curbs to halt coronavirus resurgence

EU urges countries to reinstate curbs to halt coronavirus resurgence

EU urges governments to scrap travel restrictions for couples

EU urges governments to scrap travel restrictions for couples

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

How face masks have helped slow down the spread of coronavirus in Germany

How face masks have helped slow down the spread of coronavirus in Germany

Germany scraps quarantine requirement for Swedish travellers

Germany scraps quarantine requirement for Swedish travellers

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?

UPDATE: EU agrees to reopen borders to 15 countries but excludes US from safe travel list

UPDATE: EU agrees to reopen borders to 15 countries but excludes US from safe travel list

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

‘The biggest challenge of our time’: How Sweden doubled intensive care capacity amid Covid-19 pandemic

‘The biggest challenge of our time’: How Sweden doubled intensive care capacity amid Covid-19 pandemic

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Open borders: Europe’s haphazard route to ending travel restrictions

Open borders: Europe’s haphazard route to ending travel restrictions

EU agrees purchase of 300 million coronavirus vaccine doses

EU agrees purchase of 300 million coronavirus vaccine doses

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Coronavirus crisis in France: The battle to save the livelihoods of the self-employed

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local
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Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local

As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?

As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?

Confronting coronavirus: The Local examines how Europe is tackling the crisis
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Confronting coronavirus: The Local examines how Europe is tackling the crisis

Coronavirus around Europe: Will foreign travel be possible this summer?

Coronavirus around Europe: Will foreign travel be possible this summer?

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus and face masks: How countries have shifted their advice to the public
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Coronavirus and face masks: How countries have shifted their advice to the public

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

How lockdowns and restrictions across different European countries may have saved lives

How lockdowns and restrictions across different European countries may have saved lives

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view into the developing crisis in different countries

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view into the developing crisis in different countries

Coronavirus pandemic opens up divide between cities and countryside across Europe

Coronavirus pandemic opens up divide between cities and countryside across Europe

Coronavirus in Europe: An inside view of how the situation compares in different countries

Coronavirus in Europe: An inside view of how the situation compares in different countries

You are not alone – living abroad in the time of corona

You are not alone – living abroad in the time of corona

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

In Depth: How Europe is ramping up new lockdown measures to fight coronavirus pandemic

In Depth: How Europe is ramping up new lockdown measures to fight coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Denmark turns away 149 travellers after closing border

Coronavirus: Denmark turns away 149 travellers after closing border

What are the main measures being taken across Europe to fight coronavirus pandemic?

What are the main measures being taken across Europe to fight coronavirus pandemic?

Coronavirus: EU warns healthcare capacity could be exceeded

Coronavirus: EU warns healthcare capacity could be exceeded

No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu
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No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu

Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban
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Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban