Map of Sweden
Sweden is a country located on the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern Europe. The name Sweden was derived from the Svear, or Suiones, a people mentioned by the Roman author Tacitus. The country’s name was Svithiod in the past. Stockholm has been the capital since 1523.
Stockholm city seen from above with all it's diffrent islands. Skeppsholmen and Kastellholmen to the right and `Gamla stan` to the left.
Copyright © Geographic Guide - Travel and Tourist guide. Europe country. Border with Norway.