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VISION OF A FUTURE LIBRARY

The above rendering of a new wing of the Public Library of Stockholm is quite striking. The rendering was created by Armel Neouze, Jacques Gelez and Olivier Charles from the Architecture School of Paris La [...]

KOSTA BODA GLASS ART HOTEL TO OPEN JUNE

Famous glass art manufacturer Kosta Boda will add an attraction nearby to its manufacturing plant and museum in the heart of Småland, a beautiful part of Sweden’s countryside, as Kosta Boda Art Hotel will open its door in [...]

SWEDISH BOUTIQUE CHAIN ENTERS THE U.S.

After a careful renovation Swedish hotel chain c/o Hotels will re-open Maidstone Arms in East Hampton, Long Island, New York in May, [...]

STOCKHOLM AIRPORT TO GET JUMBO HOSTEL

A Swedish company has plans on converting an old Boeing 747-200 aircraft into an airport hostel at Stockholm’s Arlanda [...]

NORDIC COUNTRIES CELEBRATE LUCIA

The Nordic countries alleviate the darkness today by celebrating Saint Lucy’s [...]

GREAT CITY DESTINATION IN EUROPE: STOCKHOLM

Andrew Ferren takes the readers to Stockholm for 36 hours in an article for The New York [...]

SWEDEN’S SECOND CITY, GOTHENBURG

Andrew Ferren visited Sweden’s second city, Gothenburg and found the place quite [...]

THE ICE HOTEL SEASON ABOUT TO START

If you want to experience the phenomenon of being able to survive a cold winter night in a building made entirely of ice, you should make your reservations soon. The ice hotels are about to open in January and the season won’t last more than until March when they will [...]

STOCKHOLM’S COSMOPOLITAN REBIRTH

Denny Lee visited Stockholm and reports back to The New York Times that the city is in the throes of a cosmopolitan rebirth. Thanks to new immigrants the city has become more international, expanded culturally and evolved into an interesting center for design, fashion, technology, arts and fine [...]

BY RIVERBOAT THROUGH THE COUNTRYSIDE OF SWEDEN

A great way of experiencing the Swedish countryside is by riverboat through some of its rivers and canals. [...]