Wild swimming in Malmo

Malmo, Sweden – 5 things you probably didn’t know

1. Wild swimming is the activity of choice at Ribbersborgs kallbadhus (Limhamnsvägen, Brygga 1). It’s free, but if you want to use their changing rooms and sauna, there’s a £5 charge.

Malmo

Malmo

2. Ryanair is now flying to Malmo from London Stansted and flights cost from £15.99 one way (including taxes and fees).

Blodkorv

Blodkorv

3. One of the trendiest eateries in the city is called Bastard and a three-course meal there (Mäster Johansgatan 11) costs around £35 per head).

Fika

Fika

4. The Swedes love to people-watch, preferably during fika . A great place to fika is at café Noir (Engelbrektgatan 6) where coffee and a cinnamon bun will set you back £5.

Malmo by bicycle

Biking

5. Lots of hotels will lend you a bike free of charge, but if yours doesn’t, you can rent a bike at Rundan Kanalbåtar (Norra Vallgatan) for £14 for 24 hours.

Visit www.malmotown.com for more information on how to make the most of your time in Malmo.

(Bicycle image by moonhouse)

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