Rest and Recoup: A Sweet Spot in Sweden

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Alex Ratcliffe

Hillesgarden near Helsingborg, Sweden, is different things to different people: a beautiful park with a lake and delightful walks amidst herbal gardens, a splendid restaurant serving delicious, wholesome food which is famous for miles around, a conference centre with a lecture hall, a retreat centre, a guest house, as well as a health centre for therapies and healing.

Planet Appetite: Nordic Food Revolution Hits West Sweden

Rupert Parker | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Fresh from its waters, or newly harvested from its fields, the produce of West Sweden is the perfect fodder for the Nordic Food Revolution.

Planet Appetite: Under the Midnight Sun in Northern Norway

Rupert Parker | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

I'm told to prepare for the worst and pack for serious weather but am greeted by a warm sunny day when I arrive in Bodø. It's just north of the Arctic circle but you'd never know - lush forest, summer flowers and majestic landscapes of mountain and water surprise you at every turn.

Scandanavia's New Slow-Burning Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK

Brits have got the hots for slow-burning Scandinavian drama, from The Killing, to Borgen, to The Bridge, but the latest hot offering from Norwegian st...

A Greenland Food Adventure

Conor Mills | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Conor Mills

Twenty-four hours after departing a chaotic and densely populated London Heathrow, I touch down in Greenland on what appears to be the only patch of land that isn't blanketed in white for as far as the eye can see. The reason I've come to this predominantly uninhabited and perilously cold country is to learn as much as possible about its mysterious and unique food culture.

WATCH: Live-Streaming Footage Of Siku The Super-Cute Orphan Polar Bear

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Remeber Siku? He's the adorable polar bear cub who was born at the Scandinavian Wildlife Park (SWP) in Denmark back in November last year. Nearly f...

Girl With the Dragon Tattoo: This Trilogy Belongs in Scandinavia, Not Hollywood

Emma Jones | Posted 25.02.2012 | UK Entertainment
Emma Jones

No one who loves the saga of Beowulf is surprised as to how an area like Scandinavia; famous for its furniture, relaxed attitude towards adultery and, of course, jumpers; could have produced something as dark and brooding as The Girl With A Dragon Tattoo.

Europe's New Racist Threat

Lisa Bjurwald | Posted 23.09.2011 | UK Politics
Lisa Bjurwald

When established politicians use inflaming rhetoric in order to win their share of the populist vote, they contribute to an intolerant climate that can indirectly trigger the most terrifying events.

At Least 80 Dead In Norway Island Shooting

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A fair-haired, blue-eyed Norwegian man who dressed as a police officer to gun down summer campers killed at least 80 people at an...