Kings, queens and jesters: step back in time at Gotland’s Medieval Week

Kings, queens and jesters: step back in time at Gotland’s Medieval Week

VIDEO: Around 40,000 people come to Visby, Gotland, every year to relive medieval times. The Local's contributor Rupali Mehra went to see what it's all about.

Swedes in sauna row spark police action (only in Sweden?)

Swedes in sauna row spark police action (only in Sweden?)

Ten things that make a visit to Gotland unforgettable

Ten things that make a visit to Gotland unforgettable

Interview: The stories behind Gotland’s 98 medieval churches

Interview: The stories behind Gotland’s 98 medieval churches

The most ‘Instagram-able’ spots of Gotland: Europe’s (second) best place

The most ‘Instagram-able’ spots of Gotland: Europe’s (second) best place

Second Christmas goat burned down in Sweden

Second Christmas goat burned down in Sweden

Lord of the Rings meets Visby Medieval Week

Lord of the Rings meets Visby Medieval Week

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Gotland steps back in time

Increase state bank ownership: Left Party

Increase state bank ownership: Left Party

Ferry delays continue following collision

Ferry delays continue following collision

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Almedalsveckan costs authorities millions

Swedish house sold with skeleton in closet

Swedish house sold with skeleton in closet

US woman hoops star convicted of assault

US woman hoops star convicted of assault

Man leaps from ferry to swim back to port

Man leaps from ferry to swim back to port

Police out in force as Almedalen week kicks off

Police out in force as Almedalen week kicks off

British ship in distress near Gotland

British ship in distress near Gotland

Investigation of alleged rape on Gotland closed

Investigation of alleged rape on Gotland closed

Gotland rape protests take place ‘according to plan’

Gotland rape protests take place ‘according to plan’

Police send back-up to Gotland for new rape protests

Police send back-up to Gotland for new rape protests