Why do the Swedes take such long summer holidays?

Why do the Swedes take such long summer holidays?

Have you ever wondered exactly how the four-week summer holiday became so entrenched in Swedish society?

Witches and rain: Denmark’s Sankt Hans Aften explained
Denmark

Witches and rain: Denmark’s Sankt Hans Aften explained

Pentecost: The French public holiday where people work for free
France

Pentecost: The French public holiday where people work for free

Traffic warnings issued in France for Pentecost holiday weekend
France

Traffic warnings issued in France for Pentecost holiday weekend

‘We’re on the right track’: What’s the current Covid situation around Germany?
Germany

‘We’re on the right track’: What’s the current Covid situation around Germany?

Recipe: How to make German Easter bunny strudels

Recipe: How to make German Easter bunny strudels

Will summer holidays be possible this year in Austria?
Austria

Will summer holidays be possible this year in Austria?

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

Everything you need to know about annual leave in Sweden
Sweden

Everything you need to know about annual leave in Sweden

Vacation days in Germany: What to know about your rights as an employee
Germany

Vacation days in Germany: What to know about your rights as an employee

Winter holiday: The dos and don’ts of ‘vinterferie’ in Norway during the pandemic
Norway

Winter holiday: The dos and don’ts of ‘vinterferie’ in Norway during the pandemic

‘Feriepenger’: What you need to know about holiday pay in Norway
Norway

‘Feriepenger’: What you need to know about holiday pay in Norway

Feast of the Immaculate Conception: Why today is a holiday in Italy
Italy

Feast of the Immaculate Conception: Why today is a holiday in Italy

Can I go on holiday during Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?
Austria

Can I go on holiday during Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?

How Spain usually celebrates its National Day (and why not everyone is happy about it)
Spain

How Spain usually celebrates its National Day (and why not everyone is happy about it)

VIDEO: Why little Malta is a big attraction

VIDEO: Why little Malta is a big attraction

VIDEO: Malta – a world of adventures in the heart of the Mediterranean

VIDEO: Malta – a world of adventures in the heart of the Mediterranean

Mortensaften: Denmark’s goose-eating annual tradition explained
Denmark

Mortensaften: Denmark’s goose-eating annual tradition explained

Germany’s top ten towns you’ve never heard of
Germany

Germany’s top ten towns you’ve never heard of

Danes flout travel advice to visit Swedish summer houses
Denmark

Danes flout travel advice to visit Swedish summer houses

Have your say: Do you think people should avoid travel to Italy this summer?
Italy

Have your say: Do you think people should avoid travel to Italy this summer?

Four tips for for a cheap family holiday in Switzerland this summer
Switzerland

Four tips for for a cheap family holiday in Switzerland this summer

Foreigners in Norway plan summer ‘staycation’: Survey
Norway

Foreigners in Norway plan summer ‘staycation’: Survey

Five German words you’ll need to know this summer
Switzerland

Five German words you’ll need to know this summer

What are the rules for travelling abroad from Germany this summer?
Germany

What are the rules for travelling abroad from Germany this summer?

German beach hotel bans overweight guests
Germany

German beach hotel bans overweight guests

What’s on in Germany: November 26-December 2
Germany

What’s on in Germany: November 26-December 2

‘Norway is a beautiful country’: PM tells Norwegians to stay home this summer
Norway

‘Norway is a beautiful country’: PM tells Norwegians to stay home this summer

Summer in Switzerland: Where will the Swiss be able to go on holiday?
Switzerland

Summer in Switzerland: Where will the Swiss be able to go on holiday?

‘How roadworks and diversions ruined our Italian holiday’
Italy

‘How roadworks and diversions ruined our Italian holiday’

Parent caregivers to be allowed up to 14 weeks off under new Swiss law
Switzerland

Parent caregivers to be allowed up to 14 weeks off under new Swiss law

The stats that reveals the true holidaying habits of the Spanish
Spain

The stats that reveals the true holidaying habits of the Spanish

VIDEO: Three surprising facts that will make you want to visit Malta

VIDEO: Three surprising facts that will make you want to visit Malta

Why six out of 10 French people can’t afford to go on holiday this summer
France

Why six out of 10 French people can’t afford to go on holiday this summer

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time
Germany

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

What you need to know about vacation in Denmark – and how the rules are about to change
Denmark

What you need to know about vacation in Denmark – and how the rules are about to change

Five unusual things you can do in Malta

Five unusual things you can do in Malta

Tenerife murder: German father suspected of killing wife and son faces judge

Tenerife murder: German father suspected of killing wife and son faces judge

Why viaducts are so important to the French in the month of May
France

Why viaducts are so important to the French in the month of May

Heiko Maas travels to Madeira after horror crash kills 29 Germans
Germany

Heiko Maas travels to Madeira after horror crash kills 29 Germans

Update: 29 German tourists killed in Madeira bus crash
Germany

Update: 29 German tourists killed in Madeira bus crash

28 dead after bus carrying German tourists crashes in Madeira
Germany

28 dead after bus carrying German tourists crashes in Madeira

Six great spots in Sweden for a springtime getaway
Sweden

Six great spots in Sweden for a springtime getaway

It’s official: Spain has the best beach in Europe
Spain

It’s official: Spain has the best beach in Europe

Austrians fume over proposed ‘half-day holiday’
Austria

Austrians fume over proposed ‘half-day holiday’

Where to ski and snowboard during Sweden’s ‘sportlov’ break
Sweden

Where to ski and snowboard during Sweden’s ‘sportlov’ break

What you should know about ‘Frauentag’, Berlin’s newest public holiday
Germany

What you should know about ‘Frauentag’, Berlin’s newest public holiday

A stay in the know: Stockholm’s fanciest hotels
Sweden

A stay in the know: Stockholm’s fanciest hotels

Spain’s public holidays in 2019: Official list
Spain

Spain’s public holidays in 2019: Official list

Berlin moves step closer to gaining extra public holiday
Germany

Berlin moves step closer to gaining extra public holiday

Hygge hideouts: Denmark’s best boutique hotels
Denmark

Hygge hideouts: Denmark’s best boutique hotels

Rome-antic weekends: Eight of the best hotels for couples in Italy’s capital
Italy

Rome-antic weekends: Eight of the best hotels for couples in Italy’s capital

Social Democrats promise Swedish parents an extra week of paid holiday
Sweden

Social Democrats promise Swedish parents an extra week of paid holiday

Ten ways to make the most of summer in Rome
Italy

Ten ways to make the most of summer in Rome

Thunderstorms and a dip in temperatures forecast for public holiday
Germany

Thunderstorms and a dip in temperatures forecast for public holiday

Ten ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 in Italy
Italy

Ten ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 in Italy

Why I will always love Christmas in Sweden
Sweden

Why I will always love Christmas in Sweden

How to make the most of Sweden’s public holidays in 2018
Sweden

How to make the most of Sweden’s public holidays in 2018

Many Germans are not fond of Halloween, survey finds
Germany

Many Germans are not fond of Halloween, survey finds

German minister sparks uproar with Muslim holiday idea
Germany

German minister sparks uproar with Muslim holiday idea

I went on three consecutive weeks of leave and this is what happened
Sweden

I went on three consecutive weeks of leave and this is what happened

Airbnb sees strong growth in Norway
Norway

Airbnb sees strong growth in Norway

British tourists have the most holiday ‘mishaps’ in Spain, survey shows
Spain

British tourists have the most holiday ‘mishaps’ in Spain, survey shows

Great news next spring for Norwegian ‘squeeze day’ lovers
Norway

Great news next spring for Norwegian ‘squeeze day’ lovers

More rain, snow and sleet predicted for the week ahead
Germany

More rain, snow and sleet predicted for the week ahead

TRAVEL: Take a drone tour of Italy with these 13 stunning videos
Italy

TRAVEL: Take a drone tour of Italy with these 13 stunning videos

Did you know today is an unofficial ‘national day’ in Sweden?
Sweden

Did you know today is an unofficial ‘national day’ in Sweden?

Taking family vacations like native Swedes: Bringing our B-team to a Championship game
Sweden

Taking family vacations like native Swedes: Bringing our B-team to a Championship game

Spain’s top ten best beaches for summer 2017
Spain

Spain’s top ten best beaches for summer 2017

VIDEO: Hilarious ad campaign asks suntanned locals to help pasty Danes
Denmark

VIDEO: Hilarious ad campaign asks suntanned locals to help pasty Danes

Italian region mulls introducing four-day working week
Italy

Italian region mulls introducing four-day working week

How to make the most of Italy’s public holidays in 2017
Italy

How to make the most of Italy’s public holidays in 2017

How to make the most out of Norway’s 2017 holidays
Norway

How to make the most out of Norway’s 2017 holidays

How to make the most out of Denmark’s 2017 holidays
Denmark

How to make the most out of Denmark’s 2017 holidays

How to make the most of Sweden’s 2017 holidays
Sweden

How to make the most of Sweden’s 2017 holidays

How to celebrate Christmas like the Italians
Italy

How to celebrate Christmas like the Italians

Sweden beats China to win Santa world cup
Sweden

Sweden beats China to win Santa world cup

IN PICTURES: Italy lights up for Christmas
Italy

IN PICTURES: Italy lights up for Christmas

Where to go to find Swedes abroad: top travel destinations revealed
Sweden

Where to go to find Swedes abroad: top travel destinations revealed

Seven events in Italy to brighten up your December
Italy

Seven events in Italy to brighten up your December

Is this the ugliest Christmas tree ever?
Sweden

Is this the ugliest Christmas tree ever?

The 10 strangest places for tourists to stay in Germany
Germany

The 10 strangest places for tourists to stay in Germany

Halloween holiday in France: Traffic nightmares and sun!
France

Halloween holiday in France: Traffic nightmares and sun!

Lonely Planet hails Venice as budget destination. Wait, what?
Italy

Lonely Planet hails Venice as budget destination. Wait, what?

Embrace Danish traditions and make your own
Denmark

Embrace Danish traditions and make your own

Why Danish flags will fly nationwide on Monday
Denmark

Why Danish flags will fly nationwide on Monday

Germany boasts Europe’s best value beaches
Germany

Germany boasts Europe’s best value beaches

Norwegian tourism shrugs off Europe attacks
Norway

Norwegian tourism shrugs off Europe attacks

Norwegian renters’ association: Regulate AirBnB
Norway

Norwegian renters’ association: Regulate AirBnB

Free peeing on Autobahn must be legal right: Left Party
Germany

Free peeing on Autobahn must be legal right: Left Party

The 16 best apps for a summer trip in France
France

The 16 best apps for a summer trip in France

Gran Canaria: Where Swedes go to work (and play)

Gran Canaria: Where Swedes go to work (and play)

Denmark top holiday choice for Norwegians

Denmark top holiday choice for Norwegians

1 in 3 Germans doesn’t take holiday for fear of job loss
Germany

1 in 3 Germans doesn’t take holiday for fear of job loss

The quirkiest places to stay in Switzerland
Switzerland

The quirkiest places to stay in Switzerland

Danes cause Venice campsite fire due to burning candles
Italy

Danes cause Venice campsite fire due to burning candles

Hundreds evacuated in Venice holiday resort blaze
Italy

Hundreds evacuated in Venice holiday resort blaze

Five alternative ways to celebrate Swedish Midsummer
Sweden

Five alternative ways to celebrate Swedish Midsummer

How do Swedes celebrate Midsummer?
Sweden

How do Swedes celebrate Midsummer?

Five things you should know about Italy’s Republic Day
Italy

Five things you should know about Italy’s Republic Day

Republic Day wash-out as cyclone brings storms
Italy

Republic Day wash-out as cyclone brings storms

The Local’s ultimate guide to summer in Germany
Germany

The Local’s ultimate guide to summer in Germany

Eleven extravagant French chateaux you can rent for a weekend
France

Eleven extravagant French chateaux you can rent for a weekend

The complete guide to confirmation in Denmark
Denmark

The complete guide to confirmation in Denmark

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’
Sweden

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’

Frenchman gets naked at ancient archeological site
France

Frenchman gets naked at ancient archeological site

France’s roads and rails set for weekend of traffic mayhem
France

France’s roads and rails set for weekend of traffic mayhem

Ten essential free phone apps for a visit to Rome
Italy

Ten essential free phone apps for a visit to Rome

Tourist sues Airbnb after finding hidden camera in flat
Germany

Tourist sues Airbnb after finding hidden camera in flat

Ten reasons you should visit France in 2016
France

Ten reasons you should visit France in 2016

6 German gifts to bring home for the holidays
Germany

6 German gifts to bring home for the holidays

The twelve best Italian Christmas gifts to give this year
Italy

The twelve best Italian Christmas gifts to give this year

The 10 greatest German Alpine ski resorts
Germany

The 10 greatest German Alpine ski resorts

Woman sleeps with scorpion for 3 months
Germany

Woman sleeps with scorpion for 3 months

6 ways Germany cashes in at Christmastime
Germany

6 ways Germany cashes in at Christmastime

Walter Zenga sacked after Dubai holiday
Italy

Walter Zenga sacked after Dubai holiday

Zenga faces sack over Dubai holiday
Italy

Zenga faces sack over Dubai holiday

The Danish Halloween: pumpkins and ‘hygge’
Denmark

The Danish Halloween: pumpkins and ‘hygge’

Brothers drown in canoe tragedy on French river
France

Brothers drown in canoe tragedy on French river

Rajoy: ‘We’re proud to be referred to as the Germans of the South’
Spain

Rajoy: ‘We’re proud to be referred to as the Germans of the South’

Denmark to overhaul paid holiday rules
Denmark

Denmark to overhaul paid holiday rules

Ten adventurous ways to see Italy
Italy

Ten adventurous ways to see Italy

Why finding a baguette in Paris could be tough
France

Why finding a baguette in Paris could be tough

Police break up Marbella luxury villa rental scam
Spain

Police break up Marbella luxury villa rental scam

France eyes boost to holiday leave rights
France

France eyes boost to holiday leave rights

Six odd things Germans do in the summer
Germany

Six odd things Germans do in the summer

Postcard tradition still strong in Sweden
Sweden

Postcard tradition still strong in Sweden

Record travel bookings as Swedes seek sun
Sweden

Record travel bookings as Swedes seek sun

Hay ‘spontaneously combusts’ in heatwave
Spain

Hay ‘spontaneously combusts’ in heatwave

The six Spanish streets you just have to walk down
Spain

The six Spanish streets you just have to walk down

Austrian to be released from UAE after ten weeks
Austria

Austrian to be released from UAE after ten weeks

Ten things to do in Milan when you visit Expo
Italy

Ten things to do in Milan when you visit Expo

France’s cheapest holiday spots revealed
France

France’s cheapest holiday spots revealed

Five things to do in Denmark over Pentecost
Denmark

Five things to do in Denmark over Pentecost

Germany’s top 10 most beautiful summer swimming spots
Germany

Germany’s top 10 most beautiful summer swimming spots

How to make Danish Great Prayer Day buns
Denmark

How to make Danish Great Prayer Day buns

Denmark’s Great Prayer Day: 7 things to know
Denmark

Denmark’s Great Prayer Day: 7 things to know

Italy’s hoteliers win price war against Booking.com
Italy

Italy’s hoteliers win price war against Booking.com

Tourists help hotels start 2015 with a boom
Germany

Tourists help hotels start 2015 with a boom

Fastelavn: What’s the Danish kids’ carnival all about?
Denmark

Fastelavn: What’s the Danish kids’ carnival all about?

Valentine experiment gets Danes to show love
Denmark

Valentine experiment gets Danes to show love

How to celebrate New Year’s Eve like a Dane
Denmark

How to celebrate New Year’s Eve like a Dane

Danes will have fewer public holidays in 2015
Denmark

Danes will have fewer public holidays in 2015

The Local Denmark’s most-read stories of 2014
Denmark

The Local Denmark’s most-read stories of 2014

Fast wifi tops Swedes’ holiday wish list
Sweden

Fast wifi tops Swedes’ holiday wish list

Christmas sun sought by record numbers
Sweden

Christmas sun sought by record numbers

Minister slams families seeking winter sun
Sweden

Minister slams families seeking winter sun

Danish holiday rules come under EU scrutiny
Denmark

Danish holiday rules come under EU scrutiny

Crisis-hit shops scrap traditional August break
Italy

Crisis-hit shops scrap traditional August break

Paris ‘closes’ for August but how long will it last?
France

Paris ‘closes’ for August but how long will it last?

Italy’s summer storms dampen holiday plans
Italy

Italy’s summer storms dampen holiday plans

Italians want ‘detox’ holiday from the web
Italy

Italians want ‘detox’ holiday from the web

Paris Plages: 10 reasons to head to the beach
France

Paris Plages: 10 reasons to head to the beach

Italians shun foreign holiday adventures
Italy

Italians shun foreign holiday adventures

Top ten: Italy’s gay-friendly holiday hotspots
Italy

Top ten: Italy’s gay-friendly holiday hotspots

‘I can’t cope with all these vacation days in France ‘
France

‘I can’t cope with all these vacation days in France ‘

Norwegians give homes to poor in holiday gift
Norway

Norwegians give homes to poor in holiday gift

Germans hate German sunbed grabbers
Germany

Germans hate German sunbed grabbers

One in five Germans can’t afford a holiday
Germany

One in five Germans can’t afford a holiday

French lose the title of summer holiday kings
France

French lose the title of summer holiday kings

How to summer holiday up a Swiss mountain
Switzerland

How to summer holiday up a Swiss mountain

Ten amazing places for you to warm up in March
Sweden

Ten amazing places for you to warm up in March

Top ten: Italy’s best ski resorts
Italy

Top ten: Italy’s best ski resorts

The ultimate Swedish Christmas market guide
Sweden

The ultimate Swedish Christmas market guide

Most Italians feel ‘holiday deprived’
Italy

Most Italians feel ‘holiday deprived’

Holiday in Spain and teach the teacher
Spain

Holiday in Spain and teach the teacher

Irishman in Oslo to track down holiday fling
Norway

Irishman in Oslo to track down holiday fling

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps
Germany

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Germany

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Germans happiest to show bellies on holiday
Germany

Germans happiest to show bellies on holiday

Shopkeepers worry about Christmas profits
Germany

Shopkeepers worry about Christmas profits

Bavaria lures city-folk with farm work holidays
Germany

Bavaria lures city-folk with farm work holidays

MP calls for holiday brochures to contain human rights info
Germany

MP calls for holiday brochures to contain human rights info

Spanish police bust timeshare con targeting Germans
Germany

Spanish police bust timeshare con targeting Germans

Celebrating the late blossoms of reunification
Germany

Celebrating the late blossoms of reunification

Dirt really stresses out Germans on holiday
Germany

Dirt really stresses out Germans on holiday

Briton wins damages for hotel with too many Germans
Germany

Briton wins damages for hotel with too many Germans

German nudist flight could be grounded
Germany

German nudist flight could be grounded

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Sweden

Sunny Midsummer marred by violence

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Sweden

Swedes injured in Egypt bus crash

Swedes flock to Europe’s extreme heat
Sweden

Swedes flock to Europe’s extreme heat

Foreigners buying up more Swedish holiday homes
Sweden

Foreigners buying up more Swedish holiday homes

Weak krona entices more tourists to choose Sweden
Sweden

Weak krona entices more tourists to choose Sweden

Epiphany reignites Sweden’s public holiday debate
Sweden

Epiphany reignites Sweden’s public holiday debate

A guide to Christmas markets in Stockholm
Sweden

A guide to Christmas markets in Stockholm

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden
Sweden

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden

A US-born Swedish singer looks to spread the spirit of Christmas
Sweden

A US-born Swedish singer looks to spread the spirit of Christmas

Gävle goat targeted in foiled helicopter heist
Sweden

Gävle goat targeted in foiled helicopter heist

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Sweden

‘Swedish women fake rape to claim payouts’

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Sweden

Twelve dead in holiday traffic

More Swedes buying homes in Spain
Sweden

More Swedes buying homes in Spain

Sweden tops Scandinavia tourism ranking
Sweden

Sweden tops Scandinavia tourism ranking

Tallinn’s charms just a luxury ferry ride away
Sweden

Tallinn’s charms just a luxury ferry ride away

Swedish man’s thong use prompts police probe
Sweden

Swedish man’s thong use prompts police probe

Wilderness, shopping and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad
Sweden

Wilderness, shopping and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad

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Sweden

Swedish family reports agent after ‘dream’ Egypt holiday turns sour

Dutch crooner named Santa of the Year
Sweden

Dutch crooner named Santa of the Year

Holiday sales reach record high in Sweden
Sweden

Holiday sales reach record high in Sweden

Swedish teen shot while sunbathing in Turkey
Sweden

Swedish teen shot while sunbathing in Turkey

Where to go in Sweden: Stockholmers’ views
Sweden

Where to go in Sweden: Stockholmers’ views

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree
Sweden

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree

The white stuff: a guide to Swedish ski resorts
Sweden

The white stuff: a guide to Swedish ski resorts

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni
Sweden

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni
Sweden

Business brief: Casa Mazzoni

Summer bonus angers Swedish nurses union
Sweden

Summer bonus angers Swedish nurses union

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Sweden

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas
Sweden

Londoner all woolly inside for B&B alpacas

Swedes cite unrest in ruling out Turkish homes
Sweden

Swedes cite unrest in ruling out Turkish homes

Why I’ll never find a cure for Swedish cabin fever
Sweden

Why I’ll never find a cure for Swedish cabin fever

‘Fat sisters’ refused splash ride at themepark
Sweden

‘Fat sisters’ refused splash ride at themepark

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps
Sweden

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps

Berlusconi takes to skies to send holiday message
Italy

Berlusconi takes to skies to send holiday message

Italians work hardest at beach bodies
Italy

Italians work hardest at beach bodies

Norwegian men come top for summer loving
Norway

Norwegian men come top for summer loving

Traffic jams expected as holiday exodus kicks off
Spain

Traffic jams expected as holiday exodus kicks off

Tourists in France warned after drownings
France

Tourists in France warned after drownings

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Switzerland

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Norway

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Italy

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
Spain

Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

Bikinis banned from Italian seaside
Italy

Bikinis banned from Italian seaside

Woman, 78, accused of stalking young lifeguard
Italy

Woman, 78, accused of stalking young lifeguard

Top ten reasons to be amazed by Amsterdam
Switzerland

Top ten reasons to be amazed by Amsterdam

Court upholds appeals against holiday homes
Switzerland

Court upholds appeals against holiday homes

How to avoid getting ripped off in Rome
Italy

How to avoid getting ripped off in Rome

‘Most deadly’ skin cancer up 50% in last 10 years
Spain

‘Most deadly’ skin cancer up 50% in last 10 years

Fifty crisis-hit families to get free holidays
Spain

Fifty crisis-hit families to get free holidays

Holiday couple find 20kg of cocaine in suitcase
France

Holiday couple find 20kg of cocaine in suitcase

Top ten offbeat Spanish Easter destinations
Spain

Top ten offbeat Spanish Easter destinations

Breaking with tradition: French summer holidays
France

Breaking with tradition: French summer holidays

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France

Boar chargers towards holiday makers on beach

Ikea opens free hotel for sleepy drivers
France

Ikea opens free hotel for sleepy drivers

France primed for Bastille Day celebrations
France

France primed for Bastille Day celebrations

More French stay home for summer hols
France

More French stay home for summer hols

Introducing the ski-free ski holiday
France

Introducing the ski-free ski holiday

Zurich ready to vote on drive-in prostitution
Switzerland

Zurich ready to vote on drive-in prostitution

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Switzerland

Swiss vote on holidays, demos and sex trade

Results: No to holidays, yes to sex stalls
Switzerland

Results: No to holidays, yes to sex stalls

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Switzerland

Swiss on UN collision course after Geneva vote

More Norwegians buying Swedish holiday homes
Norway

More Norwegians buying Swedish holiday homes

German doctors call for police to enforce quarantine of travel returnees
Germany

German doctors call for police to enforce quarantine of travel returnees

Germany to make Covid-19 tests mandatory for travellers from risk areas
Germany

Germany to make Covid-19 tests mandatory for travellers from risk areas

What you should know about your Swiss health insurance before you go abroad
Switzerland

What you should know about your Swiss health insurance before you go abroad

Will coronavirus testing before holidays become the norm in Germany?
Germany

Will coronavirus testing before holidays become the norm in Germany?

Update: Germany extends travel warning to non-EU countries until end of August
Germany

Update: Germany extends travel warning to non-EU countries until end of August

Germany aims to lift warning against worldwide travel from mid-June
Germany

Germany aims to lift warning against worldwide travel from mid-June

UPDATE: When will it be possible to travel to and from Germany again?
Germany

UPDATE: When will it be possible to travel to and from Germany again?

Six weird Swedish Christmas foods to try if you’re brave
Sweden

Six weird Swedish Christmas foods to try if you’re brave

Six Christmas events to kick off December in Sweden
Sweden

Six Christmas events to kick off December in Sweden

What holiday story do YOU want to read on The Local Voices?
Sweden

What holiday story do YOU want to read on The Local Voices?

Rajoy and Merkel plan a second holiday together
Spain

Rajoy and Merkel plan a second holiday together

Five magical Swedish winter markets
Sweden

Five magical Swedish winter markets

Russia’s mega-rich snub Sardinia over Ukraine
Italy

Russia’s mega-rich snub Sardinia over Ukraine

Swedes have the longest holidays in Europe: study
Sweden

Swedes have the longest holidays in Europe: study