Why do the Swedes take such long summer holidays?
FOR MEMBERS

Why do the Swedes take such long summer holidays?

Have you ever wondered exactly how the four-week summer holiday became so entrenched in Swedish society?

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time
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How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

Everything you need to know about annual leave in Sweden
FOR MEMBERS

Everything you need to know about annual leave in Sweden

VIDEO: Three surprising facts that will make you want to visit Malta
PARTNER CONTENT

VIDEO: Three surprising facts that will make you want to visit Malta

Five unusual things you can do in Malta
PARTNER CONTENT

Five unusual things you can do in Malta

Six great spots in Sweden for a springtime getaway

Six great spots in Sweden for a springtime getaway

Where to ski and snowboard during Sweden’s ‘sportlov’ break

Where to ski and snowboard during Sweden’s ‘sportlov’ break

A stay in the know: Stockholm’s fanciest hotels

A stay in the know: Stockholm’s fanciest hotels

Social Democrats promise Swedish parents an extra week of paid holiday

Social Democrats promise Swedish parents an extra week of paid holiday

Why I will always love Christmas in Sweden
FOR MEMBERS

Why I will always love Christmas in Sweden

How to make the most of Sweden’s public holidays in 2018
FOR MEMBERS

How to make the most of Sweden’s public holidays in 2018

I went on three consecutive weeks of leave and this is what happened

I went on three consecutive weeks of leave and this is what happened

Did you know today is an unofficial ‘national day’ in Sweden?

Did you know today is an unofficial ‘national day’ in Sweden?

Taking family vacations like native Swedes: Bringing our B-team to a Championship game

Taking family vacations like native Swedes: Bringing our B-team to a Championship game

How to make the most of Sweden’s 2017 holidays

How to make the most of Sweden’s 2017 holidays

Sweden beats China to win Santa world cup

Sweden beats China to win Santa world cup

Where to go to find Swedes abroad: top travel destinations revealed

Where to go to find Swedes abroad: top travel destinations revealed

Is this the ugliest Christmas tree ever?

Is this the ugliest Christmas tree ever?

Gran Canaria: Where Swedes go to work (and play)
PARTNER CONTENT

Gran Canaria: Where Swedes go to work (and play)

Five alternative ways to celebrate Swedish Midsummer

Five alternative ways to celebrate Swedish Midsummer

How do Swedes celebrate Midsummer?

How do Swedes celebrate Midsummer?

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’

Postcard tradition still strong in Sweden

Postcard tradition still strong in Sweden

Record travel bookings as Swedes seek sun

Record travel bookings as Swedes seek sun

Fast wifi tops Swedes’ holiday wish list

Fast wifi tops Swedes’ holiday wish list

Christmas sun sought by record numbers

Christmas sun sought by record numbers

Minister slams families seeking winter sun

Minister slams families seeking winter sun

Ten amazing places for you to warm up in March

Ten amazing places for you to warm up in March

The ultimate Swedish Christmas market guide

The ultimate Swedish Christmas market guide

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Sunny Midsummer marred by violence

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Swedes injured in Egypt bus crash

Swedes flock to Europe’s extreme heat

Swedes flock to Europe’s extreme heat

Foreigners buying up more Swedish holiday homes

Foreigners buying up more Swedish holiday homes

Weak krona entices more tourists to choose Sweden

Weak krona entices more tourists to choose Sweden

Epiphany reignites Sweden’s public holiday debate

Epiphany reignites Sweden’s public holiday debate

A guide to Christmas markets in Stockholm

A guide to Christmas markets in Stockholm

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden

A US-born Swedish singer looks to spread the spirit of Christmas

A US-born Swedish singer looks to spread the spirit of Christmas

Gävle goat targeted in foiled helicopter heist

Gävle goat targeted in foiled helicopter heist

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‘Swedish women fake rape to claim payouts’

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Twelve dead in holiday traffic

More Swedes buying homes in Spain

More Swedes buying homes in Spain

Sweden tops Scandinavia tourism ranking

Sweden tops Scandinavia tourism ranking

Tallinn’s charms just a luxury ferry ride away
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Tallinn’s charms just a luxury ferry ride away

Swedish man’s thong use prompts police probe

Swedish man’s thong use prompts police probe

Wilderness, shopping and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad

Wilderness, shopping and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad

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Swedish family reports agent after ‘dream’ Egypt holiday turns sour

Dutch crooner named Santa of the Year

Dutch crooner named Santa of the Year

Holiday sales reach record high in Sweden

Holiday sales reach record high in Sweden

Swedish teen shot while sunbathing in Turkey

Swedish teen shot while sunbathing in Turkey

Where to go in Sweden: Stockholmers’ views

Where to go in Sweden: Stockholmers’ views

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree

The white stuff: a guide to Swedish ski resorts

The white stuff: a guide to Swedish ski resorts

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni
PARTNER CONTENT

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni
PARTNER CONTENT

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni

Summer bonus angers Swedish nurses union

Summer bonus angers Swedish nurses union

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
PARTNER CONTENT

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas

Swedes cite unrest in ruling out Turkish homes

Swedes cite unrest in ruling out Turkish homes

Why I’ll never find a cure for Swedish cabin fever

Why I’ll never find a cure for Swedish cabin fever

‘Fat sisters’ refused splash ride at themepark

‘Fat sisters’ refused splash ride at themepark

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps
PARTNER CONTENT

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps

Six weird Swedish Christmas foods to try if you’re brave

Six weird Swedish Christmas foods to try if you’re brave

Six Christmas events to kick off December in Sweden

Six Christmas events to kick off December in Sweden

What holiday story do YOU want to read on The Local Voices?

What holiday story do YOU want to read on The Local Voices?

Five magical Swedish winter markets

Five magical Swedish winter markets

Swedes have the longest holidays in Europe: study

Swedes have the longest holidays in Europe: study