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13 Most Haunted Places in Sweden – Sweden Travel Article

13 Most Haunted Places in Sweden Last Updated: 06/08/2020There are many haunted places in Sweden, and there are ghost stories from several of them that have been going on for decades. I have put together a list of the most haunted houses in Sweden, and you can even stay overnight at several of them. Mystical screams and cries during nighttime, ice-cold winds, unexplained noises, and odd guises. Sweden has several haunted places where these phenomena have been encountered. And you’re not alone…

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Coronavirus: Denmark and Norway Reluctant to include Sweden in Tourism – Scandinavian Travel Article

Coronavirus: Denmark and Norway Reluctant to include Sweden in Tourism Norway and Denmark will reopen the borders between the two countries from 15 June. Restrictions for Swedes will however be maintained. Several opposition parties in Denmark have also called for the border to be reopened to Germany. Due to the coronavirus situation in Scandinavia, Denmark and Norway are reluctant to include Sweden in tourism. Unlike its Scandinavian neighbors, Sweden did not impose a lockdown and the country’s…

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National day of Sweden – Celebration and History – Sweden Travel Article

National day of Sweden – Celebration and History Last Updated: 06/06/2020Want to know more about the National day of Sweden? In this article, I explain how we celebrate the Swedish national day and share some history on why it’s celebrated. In recent years, the Swedish national day has gained more popularity around the country, after it was marked as a public holiday. Nowadays, there are public gatherings and official celebrations of the national day of Sweden.When is the national day of…

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Digest of Audio Posts by Travel Past 50 – Retirement Travel Article

Digest of Audio Posts by Travel Past 50 Practicing English conversation in a Cambodian school visit on Oknahatey Island outside Phnom Penh.Over the past several years of traveling, we’ve been lucky not only to see so many spectacular places, but to hear fascinating stories from those we’ve met along the way. Among the fortuitous meetings was our virtual connection with Graeme Kemlo of Travel Writers Radio out of Melbourne, Australia. We got to talkin’…and have now contributed dozens of podcast…

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Anthology of Audio Posts by Travel Past 50 – Retirement Travel Article

Anthology of Audio Posts by Travel Past 50 Practicing English conversation in a Cambodian school visit on Oknahatey Island outside Phnom Penh.Over the past several years of traveling, we’ve been lucky not only to see so many spectacular places, but to hear fascinating stories from those we’ve met along the way. Among the fortuitous meetings was our virtual connection with Graeme Kemlo of Travel Writers Radio out of Melbourne, Australia. We got to talkin’…and have now contributed dozens of stories…

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Where is Scandinavia? A Guide to the Scandinavian Countries – Scandinavian Travel Article

Where is Scandinavia? A Guide to the Scandinavian Countries Where is Scandinavia? It’s a question we hear often and it’s harder to answer that one might think. What constitutes a Scandinavian country changes depending on the context, and on who you ask. If you’re talking about geography, culture, or language, the answer may be different. When you throw the word “Nordic” into the mix, things get even less clear as you tackle Nordic vs Scandinavian in different contexts; when do…

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