Why not fly with Austrian Airlines to Sweden? Sweden is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It is bordered by Norway and Finland on the land. Through water it is bordered by Denmark, Poland, Germany, Russia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Sweden is the third largest country in the European Union. Stockholm is the capital, which is home to over 2 million people. Ranking first in The Economist's Democracy Index, Sweden is an all around highly developed country. There are 25 different provinces, offering a great amount of skiing/snowboarding. The ski slopes here are world famous for the most adventurous of outdoor people. Throughout the country, there is public transportation such as the city bus or taxi cabs. If you enjoy the outdoors and a nice, warm culture, I think the debate for your next vacation is over!