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A SWEDISH "SOMMARSTUGA" IS THE ULTIMATE COTTAGE GETAWAY, House Beautiful
STARS, STRIPES, AND PALM TREES, Hakai Magazine
COMING-OF-AGE RITUALS IN AFRICA: TRADITION & CHANGE, Prudence International Magazine
UNIQUE EXPERIENCES: CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELDS, Berlitz Handbook USA
THE NOBEL MUSEUM IN KARLSKOGA AND THE STORY OF THE PRIZES THAT ALMOST NEVER WERE, Real Scandinavia
WHAT TO DO IN YORK, ENGLAND, TravelAge West
UNIQUE EXPERIENCES: THE GREAT GAME OF BASEBALL, Berlitz Handbook USA
RUNESTONES: WORDS FROM THE VIKING AGE, Real Scandinavia
SAVING CULTURAL HERITAGE: NEW GLOBAL HERITAGE NETWORK ENABLES TRAVELERS TO HELP, Ethical Traveler
BRINGING LIGHT IN THE WINTER DARKNESS: CELEBRATING ST. LUCIA DAY IN SWEDEN, Real Scandinavia
RAIDERS, TRADERS, AND SETTLERS: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE VIKINGS, Real Scandinavia
THE FRENCH ARMY OFFICER WHO BECAME A SCANDINAVIAN KING, Real Scandinavia
THIS DAY IN HISTORY: SWEDISH TRAFFIC SWITCHES SIDES - SEPTEMBER 3, 1967
UNITY AND CONFLICT: QUEEN MARGRETE I AND THE KALMAR UNION, Real Scandinavia

 

 

 

Bringing Light in the Darkness: Celebrating St. Lucia Day in Sweden. Real Scandinavia. On December 13, one of the most famous of all Swedish celebrations takes place: St. Lucia Day, a festival of light in the long, dark Scandinavian winter. The festival’s origins go back to medieval Italian saint.