Travel in Sweden, top to bottom
 Whether you want your holiday to provide you with a rush of adrenaline, a bit of peace and quiet, an enriching cultural experience or a combination of the three, the old country might just be the ideal destination.  
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Our favorite Scandinavian   festival is this coming weekend... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Absolut Art at Newark
SAS has partnered with AbsolutArt.com to create a showcase of works at the Newark Liberty International Airport SAS Lounge. 
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An exhibition steeped in art opens in Minneapolis
 The exhibition on acclaimed Swedish clothing designer/entrepreneur Gudrun Sjoden is opening July 26 at the American Swedish Institute. 
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Volvo Cars has opened its first U.S. plant
Volvo Cars opened its new U.S. plant with the unveiling of its new S60 luxury sedan. 
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The art of baking Swedish
 21st century cookies baked from recipes passed down through the generations.  
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Meet Jenny Lind on Times Square, NYC
An installation in central New York City showcases the world renowned Swedish singer. 
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Blue and yellow: the Swedish national costume
We wanted to offer a little history on nationella draekten, the national costume, and in our research we discovered there is more to the blue and yellow than meets the eye. 
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Skillinge meets New York
The picturesque fishing village in Sweden's south is showing images by New York based Swedish photographer Seastone Stern. 
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The Wonderful World of Pippi Longstocking
Find Pippi's treasure in Philadelphia this summer. 
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Forest fire danger  The combination of little rain and warm temperatures has given the forest fire season... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Guilty of terrorism  On April 7, 2017, Rakhmat Akilov stole a truck and drove it at high... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
IKEA might be back in town
After many years on the outskirts of towns IKEA might be venturing into our inner cities with smaller stores. 
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The Swedish Vessla
Move over Elon Musk - a Swede has developed a stylish electric scooter that saves the world from fossil fuels. 
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Explicit consent required  In the new proposal sexual consent is identified as the obvious: it must be... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Who wants to be a millionaire?  One in five Swedes considers himself a millionaire. There are just over 300,000 Swedes with... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Travel news
The recent list of best hotels in Sweden offered a few surprises and new names. 
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Swedes and citrus in the Sunshine State
 They're a symbol of the Sunshine State. When you think oranges in the United States, you think Florida. You certainly don't think Sweden.  
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Our favorite crisp bread
Knaeckebroed - with two umlauts and sounding just the way it tastes is the most Swedish of all breads. 
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Bernadotte 200 years
The Swedish royal family holds a powerful and peaceful distinction that no other European royal family can claim.  
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How safe is Sweden?
We consulted a couple of organizations that specialize in finding out. 
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Food deliveries into your fridge   The smart lock company Glue, and food delivery company Mathem in Stockholm, have initiated... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Swedish Midsummer in America 2018!
The most comprehensive listing of where you can celebrate Svensk Midsommar in the United States. 
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A Swedish Midsummer!
 'Svensk Midsommar' - the traditions, the table and a selection of the most popular recipes. 
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'Helan Går ...'
If you ever plan to join a Swedish dinner party there’s something you should know.  
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Midsummer 101
A Swedish midsummer is "endless" summer with sun, fun, great food, flowers, dancing and joy ... a piece of Swedish culture to be proud of.  
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