Buying alcohol in Sweden: What you need to know

Buying alcohol in Sweden: What you need to know

Buying booze in Sweden isn't as simple as in most other European countries: there are strict rules, a monopoly on sales and social rules that are hard for foreigners to get used to. Here's what you need to know.

OPINION: Why do Swedes wait until their food is completely cold before touching it?

OPINION: Why do Swedes wait until their food is completely cold before touching it?

Why doesn’t Sweden have any decent village pubs?
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Why doesn’t Sweden have any decent village pubs?

What changes about life in Sweden in June?
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What changes about life in Sweden in June?

Three in five readers say life in Sweden is miserable after the clocks go back

Three in five readers say life in Sweden is miserable after the clocks go back

‘It’s every man for himself’: A foreigner’s survival guide to the Swedish winter

‘It’s every man for himself’: A foreigner’s survival guide to the Swedish winter

Welcome to Sweden? Expats reveal just how hard it is to settle here
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Welcome to Sweden? Expats reveal just how hard it is to settle here

The small ways you adapt to Sweden without even noticing
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The small ways you adapt to Sweden without even noticing

Unravelling the mysteries of immigrant life in Sweden
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Unravelling the mysteries of immigrant life in Sweden

10 telltale signs you’ve gone native in Sweden
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10 telltale signs you’ve gone native in Sweden

The five worst places to live in Sweden, according to the people who live there

The five worst places to live in Sweden, according to the people who live there

Seven reasons why Swedes make the best housemates in the world
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Seven reasons why Swedes make the best housemates in the world

A growing Swedish trend: why succulents are a must-have for any Scandi home

A growing Swedish trend: why succulents are a must-have for any Scandi home

One foot in Sweden, another in Denmark: Living life on both sides of the bridge

One foot in Sweden, another in Denmark: Living life on both sides of the bridge

15 lessons my life in Sweden has taught me

15 lessons my life in Sweden has taught me

‘After two years in Sweden, it finally feels like home’

‘After two years in Sweden, it finally feels like home’

Sweden ranked worst place to make friends… again

Sweden ranked worst place to make friends… again

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for immigrants?

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for immigrants?

Sweden is the world’s best country for immigrants: US study

Sweden is the world’s best country for immigrants: US study