Eight perfect ways to enjoy the Swedish outdoors this summer

Eight perfect ways to enjoy the Swedish outdoors this summer

The Local looks at some of the best outdoor activities for enjoying the Swedish scenery this summer.

Man gets his meatball stuck in an Ikea stool

Man gets his meatball stuck in an Ikea stool

British sailor on verge of Gothenburg double

British sailor on verge of Gothenburg double

Lightning strike sinks Swedish sailboat

Lightning strike sinks Swedish sailboat

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Ferry backs into pleasure boats

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Polish sailors rescued after boat sinks

Spectacular scene as tall ships arrive in Stockholm

Spectacular scene as tall ships arrive in Stockholm

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Megayachts sail into Stockholm

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Woman arrested after partner dies on sailing trip

German and Russian sailors missing off Swedish coast

German and Russian sailors missing off Swedish coast

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Swedes rescued in rough seas off Portugal

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Swedish team penalized in Volvo Ocean Race

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Swedes sail on despite penalty

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Swedish boats take Volvo Ocean Race lead

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Six dogs die in Stockholm boating drama

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Swedish boat sets 24-hour record in Volvo Ocean Race

Swedish boat sails to overall victory in Volvo Ocean Race

Swedish boat sails to overall victory in Volvo Ocean Race

Swedish sailor missing after tropical storm Earl

Swedish sailor missing after tropical storm Earl

Swede ‘sets sail’ for US via German autobahn

Swede ‘sets sail’ for US via German autobahn

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One dead in severe sailing accident

Father and son in drowning accident

Father and son in drowning accident

Sweden at the 2012 Olympics: the lowdown

Sweden at the 2012 Olympics: the lowdown

Swede wins sailing bronze despite protest

Swede wins sailing bronze despite protest

Sven, 73, to sail the globe in ‘bathtub’ boat

Sven, 73, to sail the globe in ‘bathtub’ boat

UK Olympian dies in Swedish boat accident

UK Olympian dies in Swedish boat accident

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup

Swedish boat accident clouds America’s Cup