Archipelago, Åland _____Åland consists of 6,757 islands situated midway between Sweden and Finland. Although the people of Åland speak Swedish, this autonomous territory is part of Finland. (Aaland has its own flag and is the smallest of the Scandinavian territories. As you can see -- Swedish is the language but the region is Finland !! Scandinavia, Norway Sweden Danes relationship has always been like sharing a meal at a dinner table. SHaring.