Lola Akinmade Åkerström ·

Lola Akinmade Åkerström is a Stockholm-based photographer and writer who is represented by National Geographic Stock and contributes to National Geographic Traveler and other travel publications. Follow her story on Twitter @LolaAkinmade.

Three Reasons to Visit Swedish Lapland

If you’ve got “See the northern lights” on your bucket list, you may want to start planning a trip to Swedish Lapland because NASA is predicting that the strongest solar explosions of the last decade will happen this fall and winter. But that’s just one reason to explore the region. Here are two more.