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Autumn Aurora holidays - no need to wait until winter

Autumn in Finland, Sweden and Iceland can offer some of the most beautiful and photogenic Auroras anywhere in Europe. Temperatures are considerably warmer in autumn, meaning that nocturnal waits for the Aurora are less cold – a bonus for any Northern Lights enthusiast.

New hovercraft ice tour in north Sweden

The city of Lulea, which sits on the scenic coast of the far north of Sweden, has some truly astonishing landscapes waiting to be explored. This part of the coast of the Bothnian Bay is home to an archipelago of over 1300 islands, which sparkle with ice throughout winter, creating a magical atmosphere.

West Sweden Tourist Board launches dedicated and scrumptious food magazine

Delve into culinary West Sweden with the tourist board’s new food publication, showcasing the wealth and quality of its natural produce, the region’s talented local producers and chefs, Sweden’s festive food traditions, and delicious tours of the region.

Gothenburg and West Sweden - Winter 2013

The latest selection of inspirational new holiday ideas and travel news from Gothenburg and West Sweden – including festive holidays across the region and a new initiative which allows visitors to sample homestays with Swedes living locally.

Gothenburg and West Sweden - Autumn 2013

The latest selection of inspirational new holiday ideas and travel news from Gothenburg and West Sweden – including the World Food Travel Summit, new seafood safari trips, new accommodation, vintage Volvo tours of Gothenburg and a preview of Christmas.

Glamping in Arctic Sweden and an authentic Sami experience

Glamping in Arctic Sweden and an authentic Sami experience

For a totally unique experience this winter, why not try glamping with a twist – sleeping in a Sami tent upon the frozen Arctic tundra?

Gothenburg to host world’s largest gathering of food tourism professionals

Hundreds of food and travel companies from across the globe will gather at the World Food Travel Summit in Gothenburg, West Sweden (21-24 September).

Keen to see the Northern Lights? Don’t wait until winter...

If Northern Lights holidays conjure up images of chilly temperatures and snowy landscapes, think again.

A new self-drive journey through East Norway and West Sweden

Journey from Ostfold to Gothenburg and take in stylish cities, unspoilt beaches, thousands of rocky islands, quaint fishing villages and two marine national parks.

Abisko Northern Lights Photo Tour

Arctic Direct, a leading provider of specially-tailored holidays to the Arctic, has launched a new photo tour in Abisko, which offers the chance to see the Northern Lights whilst receiving professional photography instruction.

Gothenburg and West Sweden - Summer 2013

The latest selection of inspirational new holiday ideas and travel news from Gothenburg and West Sweden – including crayfish parties on the archipelago, new canoeing weekends in Dalsland, the Way Out West music festival and relaxing summer escapes.

Nosh and Chow restyles Stockholm’s social scene

Nosh and Chow restyles Stockholm’s social scene

Newly-opened in Stockholm, Nosh and Chow is an innovative, upmarket townhouse opened by the city’s trendsetting Berns boutique hotel.

West Sweden bucket-list - exciting must-do activities in the region

Set off on a lobster safari - The region’s shellfish is among the tastiest in the world because the delicacies grow slowly in the cold, clean waters.

Gothenburg and West Sweden - Christmas breaks and new tours

Here’s an overview of inspirational new holiday ideas and travel news - from a festivity-filled break in Gothenburg to new walking trips in Dalsland’s lake district, hotel openings and plans to expand the famous Shellfish Journey.

Discover Swedish Lapland this Christmas at IceHotel

Discover Swedish Lapland this Christmas at IceHotel

Discover the World has just launched its latest collection of IceHotel Christmas breaks to Swedish Lapland for Winter 2012/13 with exclusive direct flights to Kiruna from London Heathrow (just 3.5 hours).