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Although you can get by in Sweden without speaking the language, knowing just a few phrases can help you make friends, enjoy service with a smile, and discover richer, more rewarding experiences.
Buy creamy hot chocolate and traditional cinnamon rolls in Stockholm's historic square, wander around vintage stores and bag a bargain, or easily purchase tickets for a museum or art gallery.
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