uwern Jong

Gothenburg inspired

If the city of Gothenburg were to be a hotel, it'll be a gorgeous, designer, boutique property – beautifully put together, perfectly well formed and offering al...

10 things that make Stockholm proud

This summer, I had the pleasure of travelling to the Swedish Capital for the Stockholm Pride celebrations. Lucky for me, it’s something I get to do most y...

Stockholm’s design hotels

Scandinavian design is all about clean, minimalist lines, mixed up with quirkiness and splashes of colour. And Stockholm, being the self-billed “Capital of Scan...

The 72 hour cabin

Swedish nature can actually help you you become less stressed — FACT. According to a new experiment in West Sweden (conducted in way that only Swedes can), 5 pe...

The road to Europride

With both this year’s West Pride and Stockholm Pride done for the year, attention turns to next year’s mega-celebration, Europride 2018 to be held jointly by bo...

Foodie Adventures in West Sweden

The beautiful West Sweden, with Gothenburg as its gateway, is emerging as a hotspot for all things food. It’s gaining an international culinary reputation as t...

West Sweden in vogue

West Sweden is known for its gorgeous natural beauty and the fresh, organic food that comes from this unspoiled environment. But you may be surprised to know th...

Destination LGBT Gothenburg

Choosing a holiday destination can be a troublesome task, especially if you’re travelling in a group. If one person is looking to spend a week relaxing by the s...

Sweden launches Pride stamp

Sweden is to get a proud, new stamp this May, issued by PostNord. The stamp featuring the Pride rainbow-flag has been designed by artist Lisa Rydell. It is a go...

uwern Jong

Uwern Jong is Editor-in-Chief of OutThere magazine, the world's leading luxury and experiential travel magazine for gay men of distinction. He's also proud to be the LGBT+ Travel Ambassador for Visit Sweden and co-Founder of Stockholm LGBT. Uwern is also a board director of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA).