We know and love Sweden for many things: Arctic wilderness, epic hotels, fika…But, what’s perhaps not so well-known is the little city of Lulea in Swedish Lapland. Home to Northern Lights, snow-dusted forests and award-winning cuisine, discover why Lulea makes for the perfect Lapland winter break.
From heated glass igloos under the Northern Lights to hotels carved of ice, Lapland provides an enchanting stage for some of Scandinavia and the Nordics' most innovative accommodation. Read on to find out more about Lapland's very best hotels.
Long heralded as the world's innovation powerhouse, it’s perhaps unsurprising that it’s forward-thinking Scandinavia who are the creators of the new pièce de résistance of the restaurant industry – the newly-opened and aptly-named 'Under' restaurant, the world’s largest underwater eatery.
Whenever you find yourself in Denmark, Sweden, Norway or Iceland, knowing the weather patterns and having the right clothes in your suitcase will ensure you have exactly the trip you want. Here’s what travellers should keep in mind for each Scandi season.
Over the last weekend of April, the Faroe Islands is set to close to all visitors, save for those wanting to lend a hand to maintain its tourist sites. Up for grabs: free accommodation, transport and meals.