The biggest indoor shopping mall in nothern Europe is Nordstan which is situated in Gothenburg's city centre (close to Brunnsparken). Here you will find everyhting you will need. Read more at www.nordstan.se. In the inner city with the streets Kungsgatan, Magasingatan, Vallgatan, Södra Larmgatan, Drottninggatan, Fredsgatan, Östra Hamngatan and Västra Hamngatan you will find a lot of clothes stores, gift shops and department stores. Last but not least don't miss the old city party Haga with its nice antiques and handifraft shops.
Gothenburg has become one of the most interesting restaurant cities in Europe. Many chefs from Gothenburg have won the Swedish chef championships and there are five restaurants with a star in Guide Michelin; Basement, Fond, Kock Och Vin, 28+ and Thörnströms Kök. Gothenburg is known for its good seafood so don't miss that. A good list of restaurants in Gothenburg can be found here.
Liseberg is one of Europe's biggest amusement parks. It's Sweden's most visited tourist spot all categories. Make sure to spend an entire day here, especially if you bring children. Read more at www.liseberg.se.