Sweden

Sailing and Fishing – Water Adventures from Stockholm

Sailing and Fishing - Water Adventures from Stockholm

On a cool morning in August, we walked out to a quiet, empty boat dock in Stockholm harbor. We didn’t really know what to expect, except that we would be spending the day fishing and sailing through the Swedish Archipelago. […]

All The Incredible Food We Ate in Skåne, Sweden

All The Incredible Food We Ate in Skåne, Sweden

I never knew that Sweden, and especially the Skåne region, would have such an abundance of amazing food. I had grown up eating a few Swedish staples, like pickled herring and buttered flat bread, but I had no idea what […]

Travel Back in Time to Gammelstad Church Town

Travel Back in Time to Gammelstad Church Town

UNESCO World Heritage Site Gammelstad Church Town I joined a small group of travel writers on an excursion to Luleå, the capital of Swedish Lapland as the guests of Luleå Tourism Board. One of the most interesting locations we visited was the World Heritage Site […]

Luleå, Sweden – On the Edge of Adventure in Swedish Lapland

Luleå, Sweden - On the Edge of Adventure in Swedish Lapland

Summer Journey to Luleå Somewhere far in the north, the reindeer trot across fantastical icy landscapes, the northern lights flash and dance across the blackest of skies, and some of the world’s best chefs are dreaming up and creating the next […]

The Story Behind the Store, Meatballs and More – IKEA Museum

The Story Behind the Store, Meatballs and More - IKEA Museum

Visiting the IKEA Museum in Älmhult, Sweden One thing travel should do is provide us with opportunities to learn about the things that we are interested in. I always like to explore a place with the intent of chasing down […]

Sweden Postcard

Sweden Postcard

  Last winter, we headed to Sweden because we had time to spare.  We took the ferry and spent three days in and around Gothenburg.  It was a lot of fun.  To read more about our travels through that beautiful country […]

World Heritage Site Tanum Rock Carvings

Tanum is a quick hour and a half drive north from Gothenburg. Even though it was January, Jim and I jumped into the jeep and headed up. If it’s one thing we don’t want to pass up it’s a chance […]

Top 4 Excursions to do from Gothenburg

Marstrand Fortress

When I think of Sweden, I think of snow, ice, lots of coastline and gorgeous views. And our little excursion to Gothenburg didn’t disappoint either. Even though we were there on some of the shortest days of the year, the […]

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