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Saltsjöbanan is one of Stockholm’s oldest local rail lines. The 18-station line has been operating over 115 years and covers an end-to-end distance of about 11 miles (18 km).
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Villechaize taught himself the language entirely by watching television in New York City.
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I don’t know how to say this delicately, so I’ll just come right out and say it: Swedish […]
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Being an unmarried member of the Swedish Royal Family has been going out of style this year… and […]