What is Sweden?
Sweden is a souvereign state in the north of Europe on the peninsula of Scandinavia. It borders to Norway and Finland on land. It borders to those countries over seas: Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany and Russia (through Russia's enclave Kaliningrad).
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easy, winter sports and sweedish meetballs, the Nobel prize, IKEA, Astrid Lindgren. and lots of other things The midnight sun, the snowbound winters, meatballs, herring, Vikin…gs and Volvos, ABBA and the Hives
Krona 1 Krona = 100 Ã¶re
The areas of water nearest to Sweden are the North Sea and the Baltic Sea and Norwegian Sea. The nearest oceans are the North Atlantic and the Arctic Oceans.
Ingmar Bergman the director, Olof Palme, Carl von Linne' who was the one naming and categorizing all the flowers and discovered their sex life hence the "birds and the bees". … IKEA, glass, Dala horses, Volvo, Saab, Music like ABBA, Robyn, Europe, Basshunter, Agnes, Actor/Actresses like: Ingrid Bergman, Greta Garbo, Stellan SkarsgÃ¥rd, Alexander SkarsgÃ¥rd, Max von Sydow, Maud Adams, Britt Ekland, Peter Stormare, Anita Ekberg, Isabella Rosselini (daughter of Ingrid Bergman). Sweden is famous for making weapons and selling to both sides and yet remaining neutral themselves.
It's "sweden goverment".
There is no official nickname for Sweden, but 'Land of the Midnight Sun' is common.
expected to be around 10% 2010
Sweden's population density is 55.6 persons per square mile.
The swedish people is very proud of it's cultural heritage, often symbolized by the clothes and traditinos from the region Dalarna located in the middle of the country to the …west. One of the classic symbols of Dalarna is the "Dala-horse", a wooden horse often painted beautifully in many colours and styles. Tourists in Sweden also is fascinated about the mooses, ant the "Warning for moose"-sighs is a classic symbol for that.
The Nobel prize, Vikings, Ericsson cellphones, Ikea, ABBA, SAAB, Volvo, meatballs, DalahÃ¤st (Dalarna wooden horses), Absolut vodka, Blond Swedish Women,Swedish Chef (muppet…s),"Socialist" healthcare, Midnight Sun, Glass, SmÃ¶rgÃ¥sbord, Robyn ( the singer), yule log, runes, names with son at the end (Robyn Carlsson, Erick Ericksson etc) Lots of music is coming out of Sweden now more "electro pop"
Bruno Liljefors Carl Milles Anders Zorn Carl Larsson Carl Eldh Nils von Dardel Carl Milles Alexander Roslin
A lot of Swedes are atheist, but the prevailing religion in Sweden is Lutheran Protestantism.
Logging and wheat and other cereal growing are Sweden's mainagriculture.
Swedes are usually very punctual. If you want to be like a Swede,it is better to arrive five minutes early than five minutes late.In informal situations, being late is normall…y not a big problem,but if you have a professional meeting of some sort, being latewill be considered quite rude and in need of an explanation. If youdo not have a good reason you will appear to be verynonchalant.