I didn't realise how cool Sweden was until I looked. Fortunately I have a Swedish friend to give me some top tips for less obvious destinations too. Sweden is now firmly on my Bucket List! See why I'm now eager to travel to Scandinavia on onepennytourist.com
Red kite in a southern Sweden blizzard • photo: Henrik Just. The Red Kite is a Near Threatened species of hawk that lives across much of Northern Europe. It winters as far south as northern Africa. The greatest threats to this species are pesticide use and habitat destruction.