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Organization of Islamic Cooperation denounces Stockholm terror attack

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has censured a recent terrorist attack in Swedish capital of Stockholm in which several people lost their lives...

Terror in Stockholm: Five killed after truck plows into crowd, crashes...

Deaths and injuries have been reported after a truck drove into pedestrians on a Stockholm street before crashing into a department store. Authorities say...

Visitors from US, China and India rescue Swedish tourism

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Tourists from the US, China and India helped Swedish tourism grow incrementally despite a slump in visits from crisis-tainted European countries.

The coolest hotel in the world at ICEHOTEL

Ice, ice, baby: the ICEHOTEL is located in the north of Sweden, in a little village called Jukkasjarvi, in the middle of the archaic landscape of the polar circle.

Sweden launches new tourism campaign

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Swedish tourism officials have launched a new initiative to help travelers and expats alike meet “real Swedes”, in what they are billing as an extension of their successful Cur

Oslo to protest through music

Thousands of Norwegians plan to gather in Oslo to protest against mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik by singing a folk song he hates and which he considers a Marxist indoctrination method.

Study finds Canada as the country with the “best reputation”

Canada has earned the highest reputation ranking in Reputation Institute's 2011 Country RepTrak™, an annual study measuring the public perceptions of 50 countries around the world.

The Tall Ships Races

The most beautiful ships in the world, the hottest acts of the summer, and one of Europe's tallest mobile Ferris wheels is some of what you'll find when The Tall Ships Races comes to Halmstad in Swede

E. coli outbreak update

According to a CNN report, the outbreak of E. coli in Germany has killed several more people and sickened hundreds, authorities said Tuesday.

British Airways launches new Scandinavia route

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways is enhancing its route network to give customers even more choice to do their Christmas shopping in Europe with the launch of the new Scandinavia route at the end of

Swedish design meets Italian indulgence in Nobis Hotel

Berlin – On 1 December 2010, Design Hotels™’ newest member in Stockholm will open – Nobis Hotel.

Millennium tours draw Stockholm visitors

Tourists arriving in Stockholm usually look forward to the Swedish capital's mix of history -- in places like Gamla Stan -- the vitality of its city center, and the tranquility provided by its unique

Swedish airline to host first-ever in-flight gay wedding

When officials at Scandinavian airlines say that love is in the air, they're being literal.

25,000 passengers affected as Swedish pilots strike

STOCKHOLM — A one-day strike by pilots disrupted travel plans for some 25,000 passengers in Sweden Wednesday as 500 flights were cancelled, an industry official said.

Iran Air Airbus slides off runway in Stockholm

STOCKHOLM – An Iran Air-owned Airbus bound for Tehran slid off a Stockholm runway on Saturday, but no one was hurt, a Swedish airport official said.

Space tourists may be launched from Sweden

Earlier this week it became known that billionaire Richard Branson´s space shuttle ‘SpaceShipTwo’ will take tourists into space.

Tourists continue to flock to the “King of copper”

FALUN, SWEDEN – While much of the globe struggles with recession, tourists continue to flock to a now-defunct mine that was once the globe’s “king of copper.”

Hitting the beach in Sweden

Swedes are well-known for migrating in their droves to winter sun destinations, but in the summer many of them choose to stay put, in the knowledge that their own beaches, weather and unexpectedly tem

Cruise ship waste threatening Baltic Sea

Sweden's coastal waters are under threat from tons of human and other waste being regularly dumped into the Baltic Sea by passenger liners, according to a new report.

ETOA’s City Break: Great way to experience the new EU countries

Gothenburg, Sweden, played host to this year’s well-received City Break, organized by the European Tour Operators Association in partnership with Reed Travel Exhibitions.

In Sweden, tourism withstands economic crisis

It's not all bad for Sweden in the global recession—at least if you're in the tourism business.

Cruising with the locals in Scandinavia

You can cover a lot of territory in Scandinavia without ever checking into a hotel.

Safety as a competitive advantage

Taiwan recently announced in the trade media that it was a safe tourist destination.

Easter in Sweden

The word Easter probably originates from Ēastre, the Norse goddess of dawn.

Swedish airline Nordic Airways loses license

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Nordic Airways, a Stockholm-based airline that launched its first commercial flights between western Europe and Baghdad earlier this month, has had its operating license revoked
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