One of the most important things that you need to know before you go into any country is what the people are like. Every culture is different, and it will be much easier to integrate and get used to the country if you understand how their people act and think.
If you are looking to understand the Swedes and Swedish culture more, you will find some interesting information on the Sweden government’s website, see link below. They have a whole section devoted to helping others understand the culture and traditions of the country. So, before you even start your travels, take a look at the information there. Then, you’ll fit in more easily, making your transition a lot less stressful and a lot more enjoyable for you.
More information about Culture and traditions in Sweden at Sweden.se