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Swimming in Stockholm

| 2012/07/27 | 0 Comments
Swimming in Stockholm

If the weather is permitting you can go for a nice swim in the middle of Stockholm. At Eriksdalsbadet there are pools to suit everybody. And if you are more adventures you can go for a swim in the canal just outside as well.

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Stockholm today – Columbus Hotel

| 2012/07/25 | 0 Comments
Stockholm today – Columbus Hotel

Looking for a place to stay when in Stockholm? One of our favorites is the small and cozy hotel Columbus, centrally located, close to subway and still in a very nice area that is quiet and green. And if it’s fully booked we definitely recommend airbnb.com for everybody who want to experience the genuine Stockholm, […]

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Play in Stockholm

| 2012/07/23 | 0 Comments
Play in Stockholm

If you bring kids to Stockholm they should have some quality time of their own of course. So where to go? Well this must be one of the best places, a play day the kids won’t forget! This fun park is built up like the old parts of Stockholm, Södermalm, there are all the right […]

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Stockholm – Gustavsberg

| 2012/07/22 | 0 Comments
Stockholm – Gustavsberg

If you are in Stockholm now this is the best season to take one of the traditional steam boats out into the archipelago or maybe pay the small town Gustavsberg a visit. On the ship you might get a traditional Swedish meal as well. One favorite is the old ship called Gustavsberg, the trip goes […]

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Stockholm restaurants

| 2012/07/20 | 0 Comments
Stockholm restaurants

Many Stockholm restaurants are located on or near water. Since Stockholm is called the Venice of the north it might be understandable. This one at Hornstull has a great location and is know for great sallads!

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Stockholm blueberries

| 2012/07/18 | 0 Comments
Stockholm blueberries

In Stockholm today? Now is the right time to head to the close surrounding forests and get some fresh blueberries! Just be careful not to get bitten by Sweden’s most dangerous animal, the little ticks that thrive on the wet weather and transmit neurological diseases when the tap your blood.  

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Stockholm tonight

| 2012/07/18 | 0 Comments
Stockholm tonight

Overlooking Stockholm during a sunset is a beautiful experience. Did you notice how flat the city is, there a very few high-rise buildings, basically no skyscrapers at all. Some architects want to start building them but hopefully the classic Stockholm skyline will remain. In this picture you see the only mistake as the house called […]

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Where is this statue located?

| 2012/07/17 | 0 Comments
Where is this statue located?

This is a statue in honor of Pehr Henrik Ling who created a gymnastics school which was located in a very central place in Stockholm, do you know where this is? Hint, it’s very much in the middle of the city! Pehr was also the man who invented the classic Swedish massage.

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Hidden places in Stockholm

| 2012/07/16 | 0 Comments
Hidden places in Stockholm

Walking down the narrow streets and alleys in Stockholm Gamla Stan, the Old Town, you might think that everything is the same, narrow, dark streets everywhere but, there are a hidden oasis to be found here and there in the old town. If you are lucky enough to get access to some of the backyards […]

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Fake coins in Stockholm

| 2012/07/14 | 0 Comments
Fake coins in Stockholm

Check your 1 krona coins very carefully when you get change back after buying things in Stockholm. There is a new forgery of this coin in circulation. And if you are lucky enough to find one, keep it, it could be quite rare and might even get to be a collectors item. Now why would […]

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