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The Best Ways to Travel Between Scandinavian Countries

February 27, 2019

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Traveling between the Scandinavian countries can be done in many different ways depending on the destinations you want to visit.

Norway, Sweden, and Finland are all connected and pretty easy to get around. Denmark is only a 20-minute ferry ride away from Sweden. Just enough time to enjoy that shrimp sandwich.

When it comes to Iceland, you have a little further to travel to reach the rest of Scandinavia. Let’s look at some of the best ways to travel between Scandinavian countries.

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5 Places to Experience Viking History in Stockholm

February 20, 2019

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Viking history stockholm

If you have an interest in Viking history, Scandinavia is the place to go.
Sweden, the last Norse country to adopt Christianity, has a fascinating Viking history. The Viking age begins around 800 CE and lasts until the mid 11th century. It’s a big part of Scandinavian history. There are many exciting places to visit to learn more about the Vikings. On this page, we will talk about 5 places to experience Viking history in Stockholm Sweden.

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Luxury Tours to Scandinavia – 7 Reasons to Travel with DST

January 23, 2019

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by Veronica Lanzer

If you are looking to travel to Scandinavia in style, luxury tours to Scandinavia are your solution. To discover authentic, natural beauty in Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland comfortably.

Do you want to experience extraordinary natural phenomena’s like the Icelandic geysers and waterfalls? Do you want to sail the Norwegian fjords and to enjoy a dog sled ride in the Finnish Lapland? Maybe, you want to learn about the history of the Vikings, and enjoy the modern cities of the capitols, all done with a touch of luxury.

Why should you book your luxury tour to Scandinavia with us, Discover Scandinavia Tours?

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My Swedish Habits That Sometimes “Clash” with the American Way of Living

January 16, 2019

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Being from Sweden, now living in the US there are a few habits my family – husband, and kids -had to get used to. Well, my kids think all these habits are “normal” since they grew up with it. It has been, somewhat, an adjustment for my husband when it comes to a few things though.

The Food We Enjoy Eating

Herring in a mustard sauce, smoked salmon, and caviar in a tube. These are all foods that we enjoy eating in our house. Believe it or not, the caviar in a tube is now one of my husband’s favorites.

Candy like the salt licorice, I usually get to keep to myself. The kids do love the small Ahlgren’s marshmallow cars, and any kind of Scandinavian chocolate. (more…)

Scandinavian Sporting Events 2019

January 9, 2019

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Scandinavia offers many different sporting events throughout the year. They are also hosting many world cup events. Many when it comes to winter sports.

Norway, Sweden, and Finland often host cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, and ski jump events.

Denmark host many cycling events. Iceland is the host of a midnight golf tournament.

Scandinavian sporting events for 2019 are many, and we list a few of them below. (more…)

Welcome to Discover Scandinavia Tours Blog

December 31, 2018

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Discover Scandinavia Tour BlogWe just launched our new website, and with the new site, we also want to introduce our blog. Here we will share destination information, news and updates, you will get to know more about Discover Scandinavia Tours and the people behind it.

We are excited to share our knowledge of Iceland, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and Finland. To share not only tips and ideas but the authentic Scandinavia. This is a part of the world that we know well, in fact, we know it really, really well.

Marcelo Guimaraes, the owner of the company, has traveled extensively throughout Scandinavia, discovering the golden nuggets and creating contacts with local suppliers and vendors. Veronica Lanzer, in Sales and Marketing, is a native Swede who has traveled to many of the Scandinavian corners, waiting to help you with your next adventure. (more…)