One of the world’s foremost trail runners, Emelie Forsberg, is running along Kungsleden at the moment. She is trying to do set a new speed record. Usually, people make a ”through hike” in three to four weeks – Emelie will be running it in five days.
The sauna Solar Egg was created by Riksbyggen together with artistic duo Birgert & Bergström and installed in Kiruna. Since then the sauna has become a global success and taken on a European tour. Now the Egg returns home to Swedish Lapland. To Gällivare.
Hiking can be an amazing experience, but it can also turn into a real challenge. Spending time in the mountains means you have to be able to rely on yourself, your knowledge and your choices. We've put together some good advice below to make sure you have an amazing – and safe – mountain experience.
If it’s the first time you have ever met a pack of enthusiastic huskies, no wonder you would be a bit reserved. However, there’s absolutely nothing to be afraid of. Join the British couple Sabina and Pete for their first encounter with some of Skellefteå’s furry residents.