Gifts paradise Sweden – city trips to Malmo: Mecca for gifts – Scandinavian Christmas markets in the region oresund – TT-Line passage to southern Sweden, Rostock and Travemunde – Christmas buffet on board the TT-Line ferries (www.ttline.com) Hamburg/Travemunde, October 2011 as we know Santa with sleigh and reindeer from the far North comes. This is no coincidence, because there, more precisely in Sweden, there are also the most beautiful Christmas gifts: lots of cool design, original young fashion, high-quality arts and crafts and so atmospheric Christmas markets. Nothing against New York. But the new insider’s tip for Christmas shopping is much closer and also no one needs an expensive plane ticket. Trend city of Malmo can the saved money in Sweden’s new wonderful gifts shopping. The season starts end of November with the showcase Sunday”, where all shops are decorated Christmas. Another highlight is the traditional Lucia celebration on December 13, when in a moving Ceremony the winter Fairy Queen is crowned.
Easy and inexpensive travelling with the TT-line program Hotel & ferry”after Sweden (www.ttline.com/ Germany/travel/hotel-drive /): together with child including cars from 179 euros for ferry and hotel accommodation. Design-shopping in Malmo Volvo, IKEA, H & M have made Swedish design famous. “” But today, fashion insider of the new superstars under Sweden’s rave fashion label Filippa K”Acne”or cheap Monday”. “” “” And shopping purists flock to trendy Designschmieden as Kosta Boda”and Orrefors ‘ (glass), SILKE” and SNo “(jewelry) or Swecode” (furniture). They are all represented in the streets of Malmo. More than 800 shops, boutiques and offices in the city centre alone beat with original gift ideas. The Sweden are used to make high-quality, modern design, without it costing a fortune. Foreign visitors will also benefit from the favourable exchange rate of the krone against the euro. But the best: In the shopping Mecca, Malmo is guaranteeing something surprising, cool and original for your loved ones, what no one in this country knows.