Cruise to Stockholm Guide: What to See in Less Than a Day

Cruises are a fun way to enjoy some adventures on the sea but also to get to know new places. Discover what you can do and what you should see during your short stay in Stockholm in this guide.Read more

Places of Interest: 10 Historic Places at Katarinaberget in Stockholm

Six impressive historic buildings, three charming streets, and an unusual brick structure. That is what we discover in this episode of Place of Interest. All of these are located in the area known as Katarinaberget located in the north-eastern part of the Södermalm Island in Stockholm.Read more

Places of Interest: 7 Squares in Stockholm’s Old Town (Gamla Stan)

Let’s explore the historical squares located in Stockholm’s Old Town (Gamla Stan) in this episode of Places of Interest.Read more

Places of Interest: 7 Examples of Turn-Of-The-Century Architecture

Turn-of-the-century architecture is well-known as for its elegant shapes, rich and detailed décor, as well as exclusive materials. Often combined with wide boulevards or impressive squares, these places enchant large European cities like few others. While in the previous episode of Places of Interest I introduced you to the most beautiful residential buildings from the period, this time, we explore Stockholm’s public architecture from the late 19th and early 20th century.Read more

Places of Interest: 19th & Early-20th Century Architecture in Stockholm

European capitals have evolved over many centuries, in some cases even millennia. It is interesting to notice, though, that some eras were more prosperous than others, that some periods produced more art masterpieces and more legendary individuals than others. I believe that every architecture aficionado will tell you that buildings from the late 19th and the turn of the 20th century belong to the most beautiful these cities can offer.Read more

Places of Interest: 10 Places To Admire Wall Anchors In Gamla Stan

Every unique historical environment must have its characteristic features that make it unique in the first place. The Old Town of Stockholm (Gamla Stan) is considered one of the most well-preserved medieval city centres in the world and as such, it offers a variety of these features to explore. Some of them might be fairly obvious while others require your close attention, which is why in this episode of Places of Interest, I help you discover the magic of the wall anchors in Stockholm’s Old Town.Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Parks and Gardens in Stockholm [15 Places]

No matter whether you are planning to enjoy a nice walk in a garden on your own, a barbecue with your friends and family, or an afternoon in a park with your children, you will find a place that you will love in our Ultimate Guide to Parks and Gardens in Stockholm.Read more

Beaches of Kungsholmen, Stockholm: Discover the Island from its Shores

Water is essentially synonymous with the city of Stockholm. So are beaches. Sure, perhaps not in the sense we usually think of beaches with sand, beach umbrellas and margaritas but still, beaches are literally everywhere in Stockholm.Read more

Places of Interest: 7 Places to Visit at and around Norrmalmstorg

Unlike many other places in Central Stockholm, Norrmalmstorg Square has changed a lot during the last few centuries. The square has come a long way from the garbage-filled area it once used to be and it has not avoided some dramatic events along the way, which make its story so much more fascinating.Read more

The Guide to Historical Private Palaces in Stockholm [19 Places]

Explore all of the most impressive private historical palaces in Stockholm formerly owned by the nobility and other eminent individuals. In this thorough guide, you will find 19 stunning palaces built between the 17th and the 20th century together with their stories, images, and more.Read more