TRAVEL GUIDE to SWEDEN
This is your ultimate travel guide to Sweden!
Welcome to the happiest country!
Sweden is made up of thousands of islands, almost 100 000 lakes, dense and virgin forests, and snow-capped mountains. About 60 percent of the Swedish territory is covered by forests. It is the second most forested country in Europe, after Finland.
Sweden is one of the most progressive countries in the world, with over half of the nation’s energy coming from renewable sources. Sweden has a very powerful economy because of the country’s focus on environmental issues, civic engagement, education, health and well-being, personal safety, and having a good work-life balance.
If you are a nature lover, this is your next country to visit.
Say Hello in SWEDEN:
Hej = Hello/Hi
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When in SWEDEN
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Language: The official language in Sweden is Swedish, but there are five official minority languages: Sami, Finnish, Meänkieli (Tornedalen Finnish), Yiddish, and Romani Chib.
Currency: The currency in Sweden is the Swedish Krona.
Card Payments and Cash Withdrawals:
While all the cards are accepted, including VISA, Mastercard, and American Express, you will see that you are being charged a fee by your bank for each transaction.
You might want to take a REVOLUT card with you, to eliminate bank fees and save some money.
ATM: they are easy to find everywhere in the country, you just look around you and you will find a Bank with an ATM.
Connexion: The Internet is at a very good speed, with 5G. Wi-Fi connection everywhere you go, free or on demand in some restaurants or hotels.
Railroads: You will have connections through the country and connecting other important cities in Europe, easily accessible.
Plugs: Plugs are Type C and F. The standard voltage is 230V, and the standard frequency is 50Hz.
Best Time to visit
June to August is the best time to travel to Sweden. The warm temperatures are finally at rendez-vous, making it ideal for strolls through the cities and trails in the forests. In the northern part of the country, you can spot the midnight sun and join the many locals doing a hiking trail!
Sweden it’s also legendary for its nightlife and archipelago adventures, so better come in the summer months.
November through March, Sweden turns into a winter wonderland. Northern Lights are a must if you’re in the area, or you can simply enjoy all sorts of winter sports!
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