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Dream house, renovated Swedish gård on the edge of a forest. More pictures of the interior behind the link.

Dream house, renovated Swedish gård on the edge of a forest. More pictures of the interior behind the link.

Maypole - we call it midsummer pole. The Swedes are all about celebrating the seasons. Midsummer is when the long and lovely summer days begin. Sun sets (if at all) around 10pm. On Midsummer - the city streets are empty as the Swedes celebrate with herring, schnapps and strawberry cake somewhere in the country side with friends and family.

Maypole - we call it midsummer pole. The Swedes are all about celebrating the seasons. Midsummer is when the long and lovely summer days begin. Sun sets (if at all) around 10pm. On Midsummer - the city streets are empty as the Swedes celebrate with herring, schnapps and strawberry cake somewhere in the country side with friends and family.

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Bathing in sea, Skarhamn on island of Tjorn, Bohuslan, on West Coast of Sweden © Peter Adams

Bathing in sea, Skarhamn on island of Tjorn, Bohuslan, on West Coast of Sweden © Peter Adams