Holidays in Sweden
Sweden is a country of distinct contradictions. Here you can hide in widespread nature and discover the tracks of ancient old culture. At the same time, Sweden is leading in trends and modern design. Staying in a bed and breakfast is the perfect way to get to know this fascinating country. You can stay everywhere, in fantastic B&B’s.
Stockholm: trendy capital
is one of the most beautiful cities of Europe. Situated on various islands, the city is crossed with water. In addition, there is lots of greenery, especially on the island of Djurgården. In the old town centre you find the royal palace. Here you can also go on a shopping spree in the Drottninggatan shopping street. Are you into trendy fashion- and design shops, then the isle of Skeppsholmen is the place to be. The museum for twentieth century art is also situated here. At night you don’t have to get bored. There are excellent fish restaurants and the nightlife of this metropolis is dynamic!
Art and culture in Sweden
Sweden is very interesting culinary-wise. There are ancient old buildings and traditions everywhere, like on the island of Öland. Here lies Eketorp
, a fortress from the Iron age, now home to an open air museum. A few Sami still inhabit the North in a traditional way. We know them as Lapp people. For a large portion of contemporary culture Gothenburg
is recommendable. Here among other things you find the Gothenburg Konstmuseum, with a large collection of Scandinavian art, and the Röhsska Museum for Design and Applied Art.
Nature in Sweden
Sweden has widespread nature, with countless lakes, mountains and glaciers. The Vänermeer is the largest lake of Sweden and hemmed by towns like Mariestad
, Vänersborg and Karlstad. Do you like rough and savage nature, then go North. There you find eight magnificent national reserves. Be sure to dress warm! Especially in the North you end up in an arctic landscape, with matching temperatures. Here you can also see the midnight sun, from mid-May to mid-June. In this area you can also watch the Northern Light, for example in the village of Abisko.
Sports and recreation in Sweden
In Sweden you can take wonderful walks, go canoeing or fishing. There also possibilities for renting a horse. In the village of Are, over one hundred ski slopes are waiting for winter sports fans Tip: Take a trip with a dog sled or a snow scooter! In Lapland and in the entire North you can go skiing or snowboarding under the midnight sun until well into June. Or explore the 425 kilometre long Kungsleden-hiking path. Good starting points are: Nikkaluokta, Saltoluokta, Kvikkjokk, Ammarnäs and Hemavan
. When in Sweden, go visit one of the luxury spas or go to a smaller, traditional sauna.
Book a bed and breakfast in Sweden
Everywhere in Sweden you find beautiful B&B’s. Spend the night in a monumental property
or on a farm
, in a mansion
or modern villa
. Each bed and breakfast is unique. Experience it yourself! Find your perfect B&B in our extensive offer and book directly.