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Three Reasons to Visit Gothenburg Now!

Sweden has seen a rise in tourists and business travellers who enjoy fine dining and unusual dining experiences. So, it’s no surprise to see foodies flock to Gothenburg where world-class seafood and award-winning restaurants await. But food is not the only reason to visit this coastal city. Here we outline three of our favorite reasons to visit Gothenburg. 1. Lisenerg Amusement Park: Even if you arrive on business, we suggest you schedule an afternoon to visit this theme park. A spin on ... read more

Five Nordic Hot Spots for New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve in the Nordic countries offers tourists a variety of celebrations. Spend time outdoors in a large event or settle into a cozy restaurant or bar. If you are looking to celebrate the New Year in style, read to the end for a bonus tip. There is a location you can celebrate twice in one night! 1. Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen celebrates with a celebration at the town square Amalienborg, the Royal Palace. The Royal Guard dresses in the red gala uniforms for the Royal Guard Par ... read more

Five Reasons Not to Travel with Gifts!

Everyone loves the holiday season and the time off work spent with loved ones. For many, this time is spent travelling to be with those loved ones, carrying heavy bags full of gifts, and trying to keep a hold on wandering little ones. Instead of struggling under the load, consider these five reasons not to travel with gifts! No, we are not suggesting forgoing gift giving. Instead, we are suggesting you mail your gifts! Read on to find out why. 1. Enjoy travelling with lighter luggage. As w ... read more

Three Unusual Ways to Save Money for Holiday Travel

The holidays are fast approaching which means seasonal travel is upon us. While many people save money all year, sometimes the best-laid plans fail to save enough for presents and travel. Instead of spending every waking hour looking for low cost airfare and other means of travel, consider three unusual ways to save money for the holidays. Use Your Credit Cards If you are one of the many using credit cards for shopping this holiday season, choose credit cards with reward points. Airline m ... read more

Three Reasons to Visit the Christmas City This Holiday Season

Winter wonderlands, Christmas Markets, and delicious food shared with family and friends make the holiday season special. Regardless of your family traditions, Christmas City offers festivities and opportunities to make new traditions. What better way to spend your holidays than in the land of Santa Claus! So, where does Santa live? In Finland, of course! And Helsinki offers all the best Christmas activities to help you make memories that will last a lifetime! Here are our top five reasons to ... read more

Five Tips for Travelling with Older Children During the Holidays

Last month we gave seven tips for travelling with toddlers during the holidays. While older children are a little more independent, they still present a challenge when travelling. With age comes a mind of their own, a wish for freedom combined with a need for togetherness. So now we give you five tips for traveling with older children. Hopefully, these tips may help your holidays be a little less bumpy this year! 1. Freedom to Choose with Limitations Older children love to feel like they hav ... read more

Christmas in Stockholm

If you want the taste of a true Nordic Christmas, nothing will serve you better than the Nordic capital itself: Stockholm. A historic excursion with its old town markets, a metropolis beamed with lights in every corner, a perfect romantic getaway ashore Nordic waters, with all its charm of a Venice like environment Stockholm casts a spell on its visitors every year. The Stockholm Christmas buzz starts with the skyltsöndag (store window Sunday), when the big departmental stores, like NK, Åhl ... read more

Christmas is at Your Doorstep!

Christmas itself is an event spanning only 24 hours but the real thrill and excitement lies with its preparations; When the kids and parents come together to jot down their Christmas schedule decorate the tree and plan out the whole event starting from 24th December and going down to the new year’s eve. According to surveys Christmas preparations begin as early as mid-year; takes up months of planning and marketing for big stores and retailers and at least a fortnight for gifts and home decors ... read more