Sweden Travel Tips

3 Days in Stockholm: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, March 2015

4.5 star rating: Recommended 368 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

3 Days in Gothenburg: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, February 2015

Tours & Tickets

With its scenic riverfront, legendary hospitality and hip nightlife scene, many visitors to Gothenburg find themselves staying longer than intended, but with only a few days to take in the ...  Read more

Biking in Stockholm

By Viator, January 2015

4 star rating: Recommended 10 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

See Stockholm by Boat

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 182 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

Gothenburg Viking History

By Viator, May 2014

Tours & Tickets

From their iconic horned helmets to their blood-thirsty plundering and pillaging, the Vikings are surely among Europe?s most notorious warriors, and you can?t enter a souvenir store in Sweden without ...  Read more

Gothenburg Boat Tours

By Viator, May 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

With its strategic location at the meeting point of the Göta River and the Kattegat Sea, Gothenburg has long been one of Sweden?s most important maritime centers and the modern city center is ...  Read more

Stockholm Viking History

By Viator, April 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 107 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

Celebrating the Holidays in Stockholm Like a Swede

By Viator, October 2012

Stockholm is a magic place at Christmas time. If you really want to get a true Christmas feeling, visit Stockholm during the month of December. If you are lucky, it might be a snowy white Christmas!  ...  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

Discover Marvellous Malmö!

By Jodi R , Germany, November 2011

Malmö is a cosmopolitan city with a dramatically revitalized post-industrial energy. Once a run-down harbor area, the seafront is now bristling with life and architecture, notably the landmark ...  Read more

Stockholm Eat and Drink

By Jodi R , Germany, October 2011

You?re in Stockholm for a night. Where do you go to eat and drink? On a ship or with a Pelikan! Editor?s Note: This recommendation was taken from our Sweden Things To Do blog . Visit the  ...  Read more

Sweden?s Breathtaking Coast and Wilderness

By Jodi R , Germany, September 2011

Sweden may be home to cosmopolitan design and sophisticated urban life, but once you get out of the city it?s a wilderness up there! Whether you?re climbing on the West Coast, skiing above the ...  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

Sweden?s Eco Design

By Jodi R , Germany, August 2011

We've come a long way from boat shoes, and tie-dye skirts, and in Sweden eco designers are creating elegant styles in sustainable materials for the über-conscious consumer. Whatever shade ...  Read more

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