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Sweden

Stockholm jazz bar.

The Backpacker

The perfect city for music (except for the terrible jazz)

The Backpacker This is the home of the music I love. But I'll never love jazz.

Worldwide

Continental gifts

Two happy young women with coconut drinks, Ipanema Beach, Rio, Brazil.

These seven Traveller writers spend their lives crisscrossing the globe. Here are their ultimate three-week itineraries for the continents they know best.

Scandinavia

Scandinavia: Scandimania, takes hold

Overview of Alesund, the art nouveau-style Norwegian town.

Ute Junker Inspired by Nordic crime novels, chefs - and more flight options - Australians are flocking to Europe's deep north, writes Ute Junker.

The Backpacker

A city so expensive, even Aussies will be shocked

Stockholm

The Backpacker Australians travellers have become spoiled by cheap travel, thanks to our strong dollar.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Design your own ice hotel room for just $257,000

IceHotel

A hotel guest designing their own suite before arrival is unusual, even more so when the room is made of ice.

The light fantastic

Northern Lights.

A powerful solar storm recently saw the Northern Lights spread further south than usual.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Springtime in Sweden, driving in Denmark

Tripologist My husband and I are taking a short return cruise from Copenhagen to St Petersburg.

Tripologist

Roam without those big phone bills

Mobile phone generic

Tripologist International roaming charges all seem to be extremely high. Can one avoid such high costs?

Map of Sweden

Travel News

Why some flights are safer than others

Delta Air Lines jet OK

4:45pm | Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe step aboard an plane. But not all flights are equally safe.

Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

1:38pm | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

Two new hotels at Brisbane Airport

CAMERON ATFIELD 4:10pm | Pullman and Ibis hotels to be built by November at cost of $150m.

Boozy with bad diets but foreigners love the British, study says

12:32pm | Despite a passion for binge-drinking and lousy food, Britain was named the second most attractive country along with Australia, according to a survey.

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