Travel info and travel tips – Resources to plan your trip to Sweden

Here we will present practical travel information that will help you to prepare for your trip to Sweden. Our pages in this section contain useful tips and personal advice on a number of travel-related topics.

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Good to know when travelling to Sweden

Here is our personal list with practical travel tips for Sweden. 1. Tourist season The peak summer season usually lasts from mid-June to mid-August. However, more...

The Swedish tourist season

Fifteen years ago I would have said that the Swedish tourist season is ten weeks long: from mid-June to mid-August. Fortunately, that's no longer true. Our...

Map of Sweden

On this map we display all the major destinations that we have covered on our website. Just click on one of the markers and...
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Fuel prices in Sweden: petrol/gasoline and diesel

See the following box for current Swedish fuel prices. The figures quoted there ae based on prices that users have reported from Sweden. This...
Road trips in Sweden

Road trips in Sweden – Route suggestions

This is an overview of tours that we present in detail on separate pages, see links underneath the maps. Our road trips are primarily...
Rest areas in Sweden: Tossebergsklätten

Rest areas and rest spots in Sweden

In Sweden there are about 350 official rest areas and rest spots along motorways, European roads (E4, E6, E20 ...) and major national roads....
Free road ferries in Sweden

Free road ferries in Sweden – The yellow car ferries

In Sweden there is a network of 40 free road ferries. These car ferries are run by Trafikverket's ferry company. Almost all of the ferries...
Sweden in October

Current weather in Sweden

Here you can find information on the current weather in Sweden, from Malmö in the south to Kiruna in the north. Differences can be huge...

Swedish Krona rates and converter

The currency of Sweden is the Swedish Krona. It is usually abbreviated "SEK", but sometimes even "skr" or just "kr". The krona is equal...

Regional tourist organisations in Sweden

This is an overview of regional tourist organisations in Sweden, from Skåne in the South to Norrbotten in the North. They all run websites...

Sweden trip planner – Plan your trip on a map – 19,000 sights, places, and destinations

Here you can plan your Sweden trip on a map. This map works best if you want to plan certain parts of your trip...
Girl from Sweden – Eric Saade

Various videos from around Sweden

Here you can find a collection of videos about Sweden - for example promotional films, travel videos, background reports, and nature documentaries. Related articles Music...
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10 shocking things: Mark’s Sweden travel advice

I stumbled upon this entertaining and informative video on Youtube today. Mark from Woltersworld.com has "10 things that will shock you about Sweden". Well, we've...
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What to eat and drink in Sweden

Mark Wolters likes to give honest travel advice on YouTube and on Woltersworld.com. He has travelled the world together with his wife and two...
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Flights to Sweden – New direct flights, flight news, airport news

Here you can find news, info and tips about flights to and from Sweden. We regularly write about new direct flights to Sweden -...
Facts and figures about Sweden

Facts and figures about Sweden

Basic facts 2014 Capital: Stockholm Population: 9.7 million, about 0.13 per cent of the world’s population Life expectancy: Men 80.1 years, women 83.7 years ...

Daily news from Sweden

Here you can find news from Sweden in a compact format. The news are updated daily and provided by Radio Sweden. We republish them...

  Hotels in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö

Here you can book your hotel room in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. The accommodations also include affordable options such as hostels and B&Bs, but also all kinds of luxury hotels. In cooperation with Booking.com. – Book now:


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