The Vikings, the reindeers, the Northern lights and endless warm summer nights; Sweden is a country that feels like it is right out of a fairy tale. This Scandinavian country is full of life, character and culture. Despite the location of the country, the Gulf Stream makes the weather mild and temperate in Sweden. It is one of those countries you can experience all the seasons in their full glorious state with white cold winters, soft colorful springs, warm summers and clear golden falls.
Why visit Sweden
Sweden is a country that has been blessed with plentiful natural lakes, forests, hills and wildlife. Swedes carry the freedom and the air of life that reflect their placid environment; they are cheerful, helpful and do not hold back when consuming good food and fine distilled beverages unique to their land. During winter, Sweden is perfect for skiing, sledding, snowboarding and ice fishing. ABBA (the museum), Stockholm Palace, Djurgården park, The Göta Canal, and Abisko National Park rank high in popular tourist attractions and destinations.
Getting around Sweden
Buses and trains are frequent and hassle-free in Sweden. Remember to get a regional pass to be used in the transport. You can hire a car for easier way of travelling across the country, but lookout for occasional reindeers and elks who cross the road when you least think of it!