Though your chances of bumping into a Viking nowadays are slim to none, Sweden is still a brilliant place to travel too. The culture and history of the biggest Scandinavian country is rich and exhilarating, despite its small population. There is a wonderful mixture of natural wilderness in the open land and urban modernity in exciting cities like Stockholm and Gothenburg. The crystal clear water on the massive coastline provides a plethora of delicious seafood. Most people speak English, which is an added perk. And don’t forget about the midnight sun and the northern lights, which are guaranteed to be a sight you will never forget!