Sweden and Happiness – What’s Their Secret?
Sweden, in particular, always gets featured on the list of the world’s happiest countries. But why? What makes Swedish people happier than people in other countries? The reasons are plenty, and it’s time we learned about them.
Be Amazed By This Drone-Eyed Journey Over Sweden & Norway!
Thanks to some fantastic ‘drone filming’ and painstaking editing - compiled from a 5-month long road tour of Scandinavia - you can see Sweden and Norway’s greatest natural wonders, and experience yourself growing wings.
Discover the ADORABLE Tiny Mouse Shops of Sweden
The rodents of Sweden live an enviable life. After all, they have special shops to hang out in! A Swedish art collective called ‘AnonyMouse’ put up a chain of stores in the city of Malmö specifically designed for the city’s mice.
Sweden Is a Wonderful Country Full of Attractions to See
Most of us just tend to think of Sweden in terms of snow and cold, but the Scandinavian country has more to offer than you ever imagined. With a history stretching back more than a millennium, there is plenty to see and do.
14 Photos That Describe What It’s Like to Live in Sweden
What we do know is that Sweden would definitely be in the top five, as this country and its inhabitants just keep impressing us with endless tech innovations, thoughtfulness to fellow humans, and endless love and respect for nature.
Take In Sweden's Beauty and History - 10 Must See Spots
Sweden is an incredibly beautiful country with a rich history and breathtaking landscapes.
18 Nature Photographs of Snowy Sweden’s Winter Brilliance
Here are 18 truly unforgettable photos of snowy Sweden that I just had to share with you. 1. A snowy bokeh Thanks to the art of photography, Magnus has lately rediscovered a profound passion and interest in nature. 2. Mist at evening But three years earlier, things were different.
Why Swedish People Never Engage in Small Talk
But that is not the case in Sweden. Swedish people tend to avoid idle chit-chat, and since small talk is not a part of their culture at all, many people in the country are not very skilled at having it.
16 Funny Pictures that Capture the Essence of Scandinavia
That’s the reigning monarch of Sweden 6. Danish beer manufacturer Carlsberg created a recyclable glue to reduce plastic waste 7. In anticipation of a hockey match against Sweden, a Finnish newspaper published an Ikea-style guide on how to beat their opponents 8.
Hilarious: This Man is Not Your Average Magician...
Carl-Einar Häckner is a “comedy magician” from Sweden, a title he takes very seriously. Carl claims that his grasp of the English language is not very good, but his spectacular showmanship and perfect comedic timing made me laugh so hard it brought me to tears.
Discover 8 Ice Hotels and Their Other-Worldly Beauty
You might want to reconsider your traveling arrangements and try something a bit different after seeing what these incredible ice hotels from various places around the world have to offer. 1) The Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden source source source source 2) The SnowVillage Snow Hotel in Kittilä, Finland
These ABBA Hits Will Brighten Your Day
They granted Sweden its first Eurovision victory in 1974 with ‘Waterloo’, and went on to be outstandingly successful in the years that followed. Their music is known for its sheer joyfulness and effortlessness.
These Regulations Should be Adopted by Every Country!
Income-based fine system In Finland and Sweden, non-violent crimes will entail a fine, rather than jail time. The fine, however, is directly dependent on the perpetrator’s income. This creates a sort of ‘financial prison’ and serves as a deterrence from committing such crimes.
Which Languages in the World Are the Closest to English?
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The Warlike People Who Changed European History Forever
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12 Unique and Beautiful Words That Charm and Delight
Enhance Your Vocabulary with These Uncommon Words travel, language, words, baba recommends, dictionary, alcohol, word play, unusual, Sweden, pigeons, English language, rare words, unique words Take a look at this list of some weird and wonderful words that you are unlikely to have read in your language
The Chilly Allure of Scandinavia!
Scandinavia is actually a collective term that includes Norway , Sweden and Denmark , some of the coldest nations in the world, while some experts will also include Finland on that list. The warmest temperature ever recorded in Scandinavia is 38.0 °C (100.4 F) in Målilla (Sweden).
There's a McDonald's Restaurant For Bees Only
Did you know McDonald's restaurants in Sweden have beehives on their rooftops? McHive , the world's smallest branch of McDonald's, is built strictly for bees. It is located in Sweden. There are wooden frames inside for the bees to build honeycombs. It welcomes thousands of important guests.
This Father Has Some Serious Imagination.
These adorable photo series comes to us from Sweden, where Emil Nystrom , a photographer and proud father, has taken on a somewhat personal project. And that is to create some really creative portraits, all of his daughter Signhild.
Winter is Breathtakingly Beautiful in these Magical Towns
ReykJavik, Iceland Estonia Karelian Isthmus, Russia Liverpool, England London, England Moominworld, Naantali, Finland Lulea, Sweden Bavaria, Germany Junosuando, Sweden Richmond Park, England Tromso, Norway [related_articles] Kuusaankoski, Laukaa, Finland Paris, France Austria H/T: lifebuzz.com 24 Towns
11 Establishments With a Unique and Creative Design...
Giger Museum Bar,Gruyères, Switzerland The Nomad Bar, New York, USA Cafe Ki, Tokyo – Japan Ozone Bar, Hong Kong, China Blue Frog Lounge, Mumbai, India Truth Cafe, Cape Town, South Africa Bangalore Express Restaurant, London, Great Britain Le Pain Frances Restaurant, Gothenburg, Sweden Joben Bistro, Cluj-Napoca
40 Terrifically Bizarre Statues You Won't Want to Miss
Musician, Amsterdam, Holland A man in the Guadalakir River, Spain Man sawing branch, Holland Violinist erupting from the floor, Holland Huge woman lying in photo booth, London, England Great Depression Bread Line Statue, New Jersey, US A saint riding a dead horse, Prague A man in water, Stockholm, Sweden
These Coins Have a Special Worth...
Quarter 10 Pfennig – Germany, 1901 One Crown – Isle of Man, 1996 25 Cent Coin – Bermuda 20 Drachmai – Greece, 1930 5 Hryvnia – Ukraine, 2010 5 Ore – Sweden, 1950 5 Ore – Sweden, 1950 200 Peso – Colombia, 1994 Penny – Australia 2 Dollar Coin – Canada, 1996 1 Dollar Coin – Western Samoa, 1974 6 Kruezer
The Best Line of Ancient Defense - Beautiful!
Bodiam Castle - East Sussex, England Matsumoto Castle - Japan Angkor Wat - Cambodia Berg Godnao - Germany Caerphilly Castle - UK Forbidden City - Beijing, China Castle Bloayel - Belgium Castle Agskob - Denmark Destiny Castle - Sweden Bodiam Castle, view from above - East Sussex, England Chateau de Chambord