Scandinavia is a European region north of the Baltic Sea. At almost 1.2 million square kilometres it is one of the largest regions in Europe, but home to only around 24 million people, accounting for a mere 4% of the population of Europe.
Popular in Scandinavia
Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark and what a million Danes call home. This "friendly old girl of a town" is big enough to be a metropolis with shopping, culture and nightlife par excellence, yet still small enough to be intimate, safe and easy to navigate.
Stockholm is the capital and largest city of Sweden, with nearly 2 million inhabitants within its vicinities.
Norway is the westernmost, northernmost — and in fact the easternmost — of the three Scandinavian countries.
Sweden is the largest of the Nordic countries, with a population of about 9.5 million.
Iceland, is a mountainous island nation in the north Atlantic Ocean, located between Europe and North America.