DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sweden, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465423060
  • ISBN-13: 9781465423061
  • DDC: 914.85045
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sweden is your expert guide to this breathtaking country. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans, and reconstructions of the must-see sights, plus street-by-street maps of all cities and towns. DK's insider travel tips and essential local information will help you discover the best of this Scandinavian country region-by-region, from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets, while practical information will help you to get around by train, bus, or car. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that brighten every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sweden truly shows you this country as no one else can.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: How to Use this Guide.
2: Introducing Sweden.
3: Discovering Sweden.
4: Putting Sweden on the Map.
5: A Portrait of Sweden.
6: Landscape and Wildlife.
7: Sweden’s Wooden Houses.
8: Traditions, Customs and Folklore.
9: Swedish Design.
10: Sweden Through the Year.
11: The History of Sweden.
12: Sweden’s Age of Greatness.
13: The Era of Gustav III.
14: Stockholm Area by Area.
15: Stockholm at a Glance.
16: Gamla Stan.
17: City.
18: Blasieholmen & Skeppsholmen.
19: Malmarna & Further Afield.
20: Stockholm Street Finder.
21: Sweden Area by Area.
22: Sweden at a Glance.
23: Eastern Svealand.
24: Exploring Eastern Svealand.
25: Eastern Götaland.
26: Exploring Eastern Götaland.
27: Gotland.
28: Exploring Gotland.
29: Southern Götaland.
30: Exploring Southern Götaland.
31: Gothenburg.
32: Exploring Gothenburg.
33: Western Götaland.
34: Exploring Western Götaland.
35: Western Svealand.
36: Exploring Western Svealand.
37: The Vasaloppet Ski Race.
38: Southern Norrland.
39: Exploring Southern Norrland.
40: Northern Norrland.
41: Exploring Northern Norrland.
42: Travellers’ Needs.
43: Where to Stay.
44: Where to Stay.
45: Where to Eat and Drink.
46: The Flavours of Sweden.
47: Where to Eat and Drink.
48: Shopping in Sweden.
49: What to Buy in Sweden.
50: Where to Shop in Sweden.
51: Entertainment in Sweden.
52: Sports and Outdoor Activities.
53: Survival Guide.
54: Practical Information.
55: Personal Security and Health.
56: Banking and Local Currency.
57: Communications and Media.
58: Travel Information.
59: Getting Around Sweden.
60: Road Travel in Sweden.
61: Getting Around Stockholm.
General Index.
Phrase Book.