30 Sep 2023
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Princess Madeleine’s wedding: the YLC lowdown

Fancy heading down to Slottsbacken this Saturday to witness a smidgen of romantic history in the making?

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Parking and driving in Sweden: the YLC Guide

Take a look at some of the basic rules you need to know when driving, and especially parking, in the City …

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ABBA the Museum: grand opening in Stockholm

Finally – after months of eager anticipation – ABBA The Museum opens in Stockholm!

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What’s On and Where to go: May

Check out the YLC guide to activities in Stockholm for the coming month that can be enjoyed in the warmer weather!

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The YLC guide to Stockholm concert halls

With Sweden being the third largest exporter of pop and rock music in the world, the country’s love for music is reflected in the Stockholm music scene, which is one of the most thriving in Europe. So stop wandering aimlessly and check out the YLC guide to where to take in a gig!   With […]

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What’s On and Where to go: April

Stockholmers rejoice – blue skies and longer evenings are officially here! But even with all that extra time, the following list should keep you busy enough this April – whether you’re a liquorice lover, a green-fingered gardener, or a shopping zealot!   Stockholm Vintage Fair For the eleventh time running, Bakåt:Framåt is organizing their biannual […]

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Swedish Traditions: February – Flowers, Skiing and Fat Tuesday

Ah, February, month of love. Where better to celebrate Valentine’s than in Stockholm with its beauty and romance? If this is making you queasy, ignore the 14th and find a better reason to feel nauseous: overindulgence in semlor.  Those sweet buns stuffed with cream are the way that Swedes celebrate ‘Fettisdagen’ or Fat Day as it […]

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Why You Should Watch Melodifestivalen

Ah, Eurovision. The fun, the frocks, the fantastic spectacle. I remember watching it with my mum when I was 7, getting far too involved in the mayhem. I didn’t know about Melodifestivalen though, the build up to Eurovision in Sweden, where the nation’s representative is selected.

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Courses taught in English during 2013

If you are new in town, want to meet other international people, or just learn a new skill or take a class, here’s a list of courses taught in English happening in early 2013. For an English speaker in Stockholm, it can be hard to build the perfect social group. A great place to meet […]

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Be a tourist in Stockholm for a couple of days!

The Stockholm card is an excellent way to see the city, especially if you are expecting visitors, as Rachel Dee reports

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