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Baseball isn't big in Sweden. There are people like me who accept this fate, and there are people like Trevor Rooper who head to the...

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Feeling a little blue? Have no fear! We've come to the rescue with a fool-proof guide to beating seasonal depression.

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When you think of Swedish film, chances are you think of Lisbeth Salander, young vampires and chess games with death. Well, believe it or not, Swedes can be romantic and cheesy too. Check our fab five list of Swedish romantic comedies.

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The Artipelag exhibition “No Man Is An Island” explores the complex relationship between human beings and the Stockholm archipelago. YLC's Carmen Price decided to...

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Summer is here and the time of picnics is upon us. What better to bring with you to the beach or the park than a basket full of delectable cinnamon buns?

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School's out and hordes of holiday-heady and hungry children are suddenly at home during the day. So what to make? For a no-fuss lunch...

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Looking for a place to dance around the May pole this weekend or just want to learn more about Midsummer in Sweden?

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Rumour has it that Sweden's National Day began in 1523 when Gustav Vasa was crowned, but it wasn't made a public holiday until 2005. But either way it's a cause to celebrate - choose a century and go from there!

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It's no secret that Swedes love their cake - and cookies, and candies, and everything sweet. So no wonder then that fika on National Day has its very own tasty confection...nationaldagsbakelse.

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Want to know what the Swedish equivalent of Mac'n Cheese is? Ready for some brown beans? Or ever wondered just what it is that's supposed to be so tempting with Janssons Frestelse?