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Stockholm having riot fires!

| 2013/05/23 | 1 Comment
Stockholm having riot fires!

As you might know Stockholm is in a riot state currently where young criminals are setting fire to cars, shops and other things. They throw stones at the police, firemen and ambulance crews. Mostly this is going on well out of town in suburbs where many inhabitants are immigrants with a high rate of unemployment […]

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Leave your car and stress at home today

| 2013/05/14 | 0 Comments
Leave your car and stress at home today

Important ministers are visiting Stockholm today so expect more traffic and commuting time than usually!

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Cherry blossom in Stockholm

| 2013/05/09 | 0 Comments
Cherry blossom in Stockholm

Right now most cherry trees are full of beautiful flowers in Stockholm, enjoy a Hanami in Stockholm soon!

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Stockholm Slussen 2013

| 2013/05/08 | 0 Comments
Stockholm Slussen 2013

This is Stockholm Slussen in 2013, it won’t look like this for long. The plans for a big remake and renovation is under way and for several years this will be a building area. It’s a little sad to see one of Stockholms landmarks disappear, it was also a very advanced contruction to solve the […]

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Spring picnic at Skansen

| 2013/05/06 | 0 Comments
Spring picnic at Skansen

May is perfect for an outdoor picnic at Skansen, the settings can’t be nicer, choose from old traditional houses, wild animals or a breathtaking view over Stockholm. You find them all at Skansen.  

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Walpurgis Night in Stockholm – Valborgsmässoafton

| 2013/04/29 | 0 Comments
Walpurgis Night in Stockholm – Valborgsmässoafton

Walpurgis Night in Stockholm is usually a cold day of warm fires to celebrate the arrival of spring. It look like it will be just that this year too. Cold, hopefully not to much rain is on the forecast. Stay close, but not to close to the fires! Riddarholmen and Skansen are the places for […]

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Outdoor art gallery in Stockholm

| 2013/04/28 | 0 Comments
Outdoor art gallery in Stockholm

Despite the cold weather the good folks interested in nice paintings gathered in Kungsträdgården, Stockholm to look at, talk about and maybe even buy some art.

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Free cultural night in stockholm on Saturday!

| 2013/04/18 | 0 Comments
Free cultural night in stockholm on Saturday!

Yes, you might ask yourself, why do they put on all fun events on one day? Well, there is probably no intelligent answer more than when they call an evening the Cultural evening of Stockholm they want it to be full of events. You can’t win them all or can you? Let us know if […]

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Tranströmer – poet who won the Nobel Prize

| 2013/04/04 | 0 Comments
Tranströmer – poet who won the Nobel Prize

Any fans of Tranströmer, the Swedish writer / poet who won the Nobel Prize? Watch Tranströmer in 20 photographers interpretations An exhibition in which photographers have interpreted selected poems of last year’s Nobel Prize winners in literature, poet Tomas Tranströmer. Where: the Storkyrkan, Trångsund 1, Old Town When: Until Monday, April 15, 2013 Time: 09:00 […]

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New english words (in Sweden)

| 2013/04/02 | 0 Comments
New english words (in Sweden)

Here is part of a list of new Swedish words that should make their way into the English language as soon as possible. Full list is available at: http://m.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/03/ogooglebar-and-14-other-swedish-words-we-should-incorporate-into-english-immediately/274383 1. Bloggbävning, n. Definition: Literally translating to “blogquake,” the word describes the process by which a topic explodes in the blogosphere and is then picked up […]

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