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Visby’s Almedalen Park

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Visby’s iconic Almedalen Park also happens to be the annual location where Sweden’s top politicians who flock to Gotland over the summer to give speeches and hold debates.

Baby playdate at Rosendals Trädgård

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When my friend Australian journalist Caitlin was visiting with her adorable twins, I picked Rosendals Trädgård with its orchards, gardens, and wide green spaces as the ideal spot for our lunch/play date.

Summer chilling in Humlegården

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Hanging out in one of Stockholm’s largest and most popular parks – Humlegården – on a cool rainy summer day.

Grass-covered seating in Luleå

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Grass covered seats in Sweden - Eco-friendly sustainability - Photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström
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Thought this was a pretty cool alternative to otherwise ordinary park benches. You can read more on Sweden’s sustainability efforts here on Sara’s blog.

Flickr Favorite: Umeå sculpture park


Photo by: Samuel Mann (CC BY)