Know your Swedish visitor


'God mórgon', which means 'Good morning'.


Swedes put a premium on punctuality.

When toasting, it is polite to look into the person’s eyes and say, ‘Skål’ (Skohl).

Arrange for them to explore South Africa’s scenic beauty and wildlife/game parks.

English is commonly used in business.

Use titles and surnames until you are invited to use first names.

Swedes are generally humble by nature and find boasting unacceptable.