Sweden is actually the third-largest country in Western Europe.
A holiday in Sweden promises to be one of the most relaxing and ‘laid back’ you may ever have!
Stockholm is by far the quietest and most relaxing capital in Europe. A lot of attractions, a lot of water and the best restaurants in the whole country.
Number of inhabitants: 10,200,000 (2018)
Sweden is sparsely populated. 85% of the people are living in the southern and central part around Stockholm.
The majority of the inhabitants still belong to the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Faith.
Foreign policy and defence
Sweden has lived in peace for two centuries.
Sweden has an export-oriented, high-tech and well-diversified economy. It is considered to be the most competitive in the world.
The general welfare in Sweden is very high and there are a lot of privileges for the working people. All are financed with taxes.
National calendar of all 2019 public holidays.
|1 Jan||Tue||New Year’s Day|
|19 Apr||Fri||Good Friday|
|21 Apr||Sun||Easter Sunday|
|22 Apr||Mon||Easter Monday|
|1 May||Wed||May Day|
|30 May||Thu||Ascension Day|
|6 Jun||Thu||National Day|
|9 Jun||Sun||Whit Sunday|
|22 Jun||Sat||Midsummer Day|
|2 Nov||Sat||All Saints’ Day|
|25 Dec||Wed||Christmas Day|
|26 Dec||Thu||2nd Day of Christmas|