Swedish islanders warned to ‘stay away from explosive whale’

Swedish islanders warned to ‘stay away from explosive whale’

A small town on the Swedish island of Öland has issued a stark warning to locals and visitors not to come too close to a nearby beached humpback whale for fear it might explode.

How are Sweden’s tourist spots coping with the risk of coronavirus outbreaks this summer?

How are Sweden’s tourist spots coping with the risk of coronavirus outbreaks this summer?

The bar with the world’s biggest whisky collection is on a Swedish island

The bar with the world’s biggest whisky collection is on a Swedish island

Gold coin sheds new light on 5th-century Swedish island massacre

Gold coin sheds new light on 5th-century Swedish island massacre

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’

Toilet renovation reveals 18th century mural

Toilet renovation reveals 18th century mural

Sweden’s ‘Pompeii’ massacre baffles experts

Sweden’s ‘Pompeii’ massacre baffles experts

Dad admits to killing children in cabin fire

Dad admits to killing children in cabin fire

Suspect arrested for arson double murder

Suspect arrested for arson double murder

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Swedish politicians pray for victory

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Öland fire “probably murder”

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Mild weather makes bears postpone hibernation

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Journalists face police action for getting close to palace

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Sailors rescued after mayday call

Sex text messages central in blackmail case

Sex text messages central in blackmail case

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Rape and assault see in Midsummer Eve

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Swedish county declares open season on pesky woodpecker

Man killed during Midsummer knife fight

Man killed during Midsummer knife fight

Ferry delays continue following collision

Ferry delays continue following collision

Kalmar: more than merely a Baltic gateway

Kalmar: more than merely a Baltic gateway

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Finnish ship hijacked in Swedish waters

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‘Hijacked’ cargo ship missing at sea

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‘Hijackers could remain on board’: coastguard

Ransom demanded for missing Arctic Sea

Ransom demanded for missing Arctic Sea

‘Arctic Sea hijackers in custody’: Russia

‘Arctic Sea hijackers in custody’: Russia

Mysterious giant ice balls discovered on Swedish coastline

Mysterious giant ice balls discovered on Swedish coastline

Crowds greet Victoria Day despite royal absence

Crowds greet Victoria Day despite royal absence

Swedish town looks to America following surprise bequest

Swedish town looks to America following surprise bequest

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Snow chaos continues in southern Sweden

Gotland & Öland – Singular beauty at sea
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Gotland & Öland – Singular beauty at sea

Royal revellers brave birthday downpour

Royal revellers brave birthday downpour

‘World’s oldest’ wreck found in Swedish Baltic

‘World’s oldest’ wreck found in Swedish Baltic

‘New Vasa’ shipwreck found on Baltic seabed

‘New Vasa’ shipwreck found on Baltic seabed

Hunting dog sniffs out secret pot plantation

Hunting dog sniffs out secret pot plantation

Stranded ‘Phantom’ menaces Swedish coast

Stranded ‘Phantom’ menaces Swedish coast

Conman convicted for cunning cattle caper

Conman convicted for cunning cattle caper

Silver treasure found at Swedish shipwreck

Silver treasure found at Swedish shipwreck

Victoria’s birthday party unmarred by rain

Victoria’s birthday party unmarred by rain

300-year-old skull found off Swedish coast

300-year-old skull found off Swedish coast

Burglars target Royals’ summer residence

Burglars target Royals’ summer residence

Swedish zoo ‘beats animals to death’

Swedish zoo ‘beats animals to death’

Swallow on one-off visit to Sweden killed by hawk

Swallow on one-off visit to Sweden killed by hawk

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Öland ship accident prompts oil leak fears

Soviet submarine wreck found off Sweden

Soviet submarine wreck found off Sweden

Princess Madeleine tells of ‘terrible’ tihi moment

Princess Madeleine tells of ‘terrible’ tihi moment

Swedish bus driver fired for hitting asylum seeker

Swedish bus driver fired for hitting asylum seeker

Swedish bus driver who hit asylum seeker: ‘I’m not racist’

Swedish bus driver who hit asylum seeker: ‘I’m not racist’

Outrage prompts refugee kids’ free lunch reversal

Outrage prompts refugee kids’ free lunch reversal

Refugee kids denied free lunch by Swedish school

Refugee kids denied free lunch by Swedish school

Öland ‘part of the mainland’: EU

Öland ‘part of the mainland’: EU

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Öland stabbing: man remanded

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Man admits killing stranger in her house