72 hours in Stockholm

7. March 2017 Sonja 0

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, is the first stop for anyone tracing the lives of their Swedish ancestors. Here 6 must-dos for a short trip or stopover to the city also know as the “Venice of the North”…

Five reasons to visit Växjö in Småland, Sweden

5. March 2017 Sonja 0

If you like to find out more about your ancestors from Sweden, the Emigration Museum in Växjö is a great starting point. Read on and find out about the other four reasons why I think the small Småland town needs to be included on your Sweden itinerary…

A Short Travel Guide to Ireland

5. March 2017 Sonja 0

With its fascinating history, spectacular nature and convenient modes of transport, modern-day Ireland has become a popular holiday destination. Moreover, several new emigration-themed attractions make it easy for American visitors to see how their ancestors lived and understand why they left the country…

7 Summer Highlights to revisit Småland in Sweden

5. March 2017 Sonja 0

With a heritage trip to Småland, you will not only get the chance to gain a lot of new insights about the daily life of your Swedish ancestors, but also enjoy the various summer pleasures that make this region one of the most popular holiday destination in Sweden…