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Dining at the Savoy Grill in Malmö with Martin Beck

Found in the Savoy Hotel in Malmo, Sweden, the restaurant is well known. In the 1960s it was internationally famous for the quality of the food. It’s still going today and is popular with guests and locals alike. Famous visitors to the Savoy The Savoy Hotel has seen many well known people pass through its […]

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Heritage

A visit to Elsinore and the Danish Technology Museum

Visiting Elsinore and the Danish Technology Museum

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Heritage

How museums get new objects

New artefacts for old? Something I’m regularly asked when people find I work in a museum is “how do museums get new objects”?. The answer probably is that it varies. Where there’s a collecting policy the process is transparent but otherwise an enigma inside a mystery. On visiting the National Army Museum in Stockholm in […]

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Finding fika in Sweden

Fika what? Anyone planning a trip to Sweden will read about fika. It’s simply the Swedish version of tea and cake – or is it? Well, traditionally it’s coffee and a cinnamon bun but we managed to vary it without being arrested by the culture police. Fika is perhaps best described as a coffee break […]