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November 2016’s Sunvil Supper Club – Janssons frestelse

This dish, also known as ‘Jansson’s temptation’ is said to have been named for Pelle Janzon, a food loving Swedish opera singer of the early 20th century. The recipe was published for the first time in 1940 and this rich dish quickly became a classic of the

An exciting glimpse of this year’s ICEHOTEL suites

Here's an exciting glimpse of the artists' first sketches for the luxury suites of this year's ICEHOTEL.

ICEHOTEL 365 – the famous hotel becomes a year-round attraction

With the creation of ICEHOTEL 365, visitors can now experience the magic of a night in this unique hotel at any time of the year.

Öland – a very Swedish holiday island

An introduction to Öland, the long thin island to the east coast of Sweden which is a popular summer holiday destination. Find the real country.

EU referendum: What effect will the result have on your 2016 summer holiday?

Sunvil's statement on the back of the result of the EU referendum and answers to your frequently asked questions.

The Queen’s 90th Birthday: A Royal Visit

As the Queen turns 90, we look back on the Sunvil destinations which she has visited during her 63 year reign.

Stockholm for free – 6 museums in the Swedish capital with no admission charge

While Stockholm can be expensive, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the city's cultural delights while holding on to your kronor.

World Book Day With the Sunvil Team

Read this special Sunvil blog, highlighting some of the best books to influence our travels over the years.

Exploring the west coast of Sweden

A look at some of the highlights of a trip through the natural wonders of the west coast of Sweden and its archipelago. Find the real country.

To Scandinavia in search of crime

A string of Scandinavian crime dramas are appearing on British TV. Where are they filmed, and what do the locations offer for visitors?