Glad Midsommar!

Midsummer Sweden is when Swedes celebrate the most. For me, the national day of Sweden is not the official day on 6th June (which was not even a bank holiday when I moved to Sweden), but Midsummer. That is when… Read More ›

Summer solstice 2019

The summer solstice this year happened at 6.54pm Swedish time, from which point each day will become shorter and shorter. In the north of Sweden, the sun will does not set for 47 days in the summer. In Stockholm the… Read More ›

Out and about

Since spring arrived in Sweden about six weeks ago, we have been doing day trips on the bike to nearby towns and villages and also into the Stockholm archipelago. Here are some photographs of our travels.