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 GENERAL INFO (Jump to Diary)
The Kingdom of Sweden is an unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy, covering 450.295 square kilometres and measuring 1570 kilometres as the raven flies. It is home to 10.014.873 citizens, of which 53% are Christians, 30% Agnostics, 13% Atheists, 5% Muslims and 1% Buddhists.
The currency is Swedish Krone, worth 0,80 Danish Krone and 0,10. The GDP is US$517.440 billion.
Most of Sweden has a temperate climate, despite its northern latitude, although the heights and northern part are quite cold.
The fauna is rich, and among the interesting larger mammals are Eurasian elk (Alces alces), Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus), Wild boar (Sus scrofa), Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus), Raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), Wolverine (Gulo gulo), European otter (Lutra lutra), Eurasian beaver (Castor fiber), Grey wolf (Canis lupus) and the Brown bear (Ursus arctos).
The flora is even richer, but I have not found any particular I will be looking for.

DIARY
Well, I have been in Sweden before, but I still have this northern tour to come.

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