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Stockholm Travel Tips

3 Days in Stockholm: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 362 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and these Scandinavians know how to make good use of their environment. Built on 14 islands, Stockholm is known for its famously blue water, its terracotta coloured ...  Read more

See Stockholm by Boat

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 180 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Visitors to the so-called “Venice of the North” will find that Stockholm's beautiful canals and bridges definitely deserve to be described by a thusly flattering a moniker. A wide variety of boat ...  Read more

Stockholm Helicopter Tours

By Viator, May 2014

Tours & Tickets

Stockholm might not have an iconic lookout point like the London Eye or the Eiffel Tower, but there are still plenty of ways to get a view of the city, like strolling along the scenic ...  Read more

Stockholm Viking History

By Viator, April 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 104 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The territory north of Stockholm once represented Sweden’s Viking heartland. Their heyday corresponded roughly with the Dark Ages, when they were feared and respected throughout Europe, as far afield ...  Read more

Biking in Stockholm

By Viator, July 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From designer-clad hipsters biking to work, to aged retirees making their morning run to the bakery, it seems that everyone in Stockholm owns a bicycle and you’ll be in good company if you choose to ...  Read more

Art and Shopping in Stockholm

By Jodi R , Germany, November 2011

The highlight of my train trip from Berlin to Stockholm was going over the Great Belt Bridge between Zealand and Sprogø in Denmark . Although the train takes a tunnel for the spectacular ...  Read more

Stockholm, a Delightful City to Explore

By Jodi R , Germany, August 2011

The panorama of tiny islands that form the archipelago of Stockholm are even more enchanting when viewed from the air or experienced by water – so take to the skies and waterways of the Swedish ...  Read more

Swedish Art at the Millesgården

By Diana Edelman , USA, February 2013

Spend an afternoon getting lost inside Stockholm’s Millesgården. Part art museum, part sculpture garden, its easy to get caught up in the world of famous sculptor Carl Milles and the other art ...  Read more

New Year’s Eve in Stockholm

By Diana Edelman , USA, December 2012

Planning on ringing in 2013 in Stockholm? You’re in luck! From traditional celebrations to partying all night, there are plenty of options to ensure the start to your New Year will be celebrated ...  Read more

The Islands of the Stockholm Archipelago

By Diana Edelman , USA, September 2012

With more than 30,000 islands, part of the Stockholm Archipelago, island hopping is easy. Accessible via ferry from Stockholm, the Archipelago offers a vast array of opportunities to enjoy the ...  Read more

Summer at Langholmen in Stockholm, Sweden

By Diana Edelman , USA, July 2012

The summertime in Sweden is spectacular. With long, sunny days, and a culture that embraces the outdoors after a cold and dark winter, areas near the water become the places to be. Langholmen, ...  Read more

Royal Coin Cabinet: History of the Coin

By Diana Edelman , USA, June 2012

Located in central Stockholm , opposite the Royal Palace , Sweden ‘s Royal Coin Cabinet is one of the country’s oldest museums. It gives visitors an inside look at the history of the coin and ...  Read more

Best Day Trips from Stockholm

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, March 2013

You could spend months exploring Stockholm’s vast 30,000 island archipelago, but if you’d prefer a change of scenery there’s plenty to see in the surrounding area, including these popular day trip ...  Read more

How to Get Around in Stockholm

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, March 2013

A sprawling archipelago jutting out into the Baltic sea, Sweden’s capital makes a dramatic location for a walking tour, but if you want to make the most of your sightseeing time, here are a few tips ...  Read more

Winter tour of Gamla Stan

By Nicholas C , February 2014

We phoned having made two bookings for one day to discover we could not do it. No problems said Natalie. What a great guide at an excellent level for the children. In all, a group of eight of us ...  Read more

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