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Art Culture Stockholm

Famous Stockholm Syndrome

The famous Stockholm Syndrome One of many reason Stockholm is a famous city is the term Stockholm Syndrome. It was created during a bank robbery in the 70’s in Stockholm where the female hostage started to get sympathies or even romantic feelings for the man who threatened them and held them hostage for several days. […]

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Parks Sightseeing Stockholm Tips Weather

Sunbathing or jogging – your choice

Should you go for the well needed run or should you just let your body fall down in a comfortable chair and enjoy the warm sunshine? Good question, why not both, first the run and they a cold beer in the sun! Stockholm has something for everybody! The important lesson is, make sure you enjoy […]

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Culture Food Sightseeing Stockholm Tips Weather

The first picnic day of the year

Today Stockholm had a whooping +5 degrees Celsius!  This combined with March spring sunshine means that all swedes get an unstoppable urge to grab a bite at the nearest coffee shop or cafe and head out into the closest park or green area that is available. In the park you try to find a spot […]

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Art Sightseeing Stockholm Tips

Sunset in Old Town Stockholm

During winter the sun goes down and sets early in Stockholm. So do all your sightseeing and shopping early and visit museums, cafes and restaurants in the afternoon and evening. Enjoying the sunshine is one of the most important things to do when you live in a northern country like Sweden with it’s cold and […]

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Parks Sightseeing Stockholm Tips Waters

Happy life in Stockholm

Happy life in Stockholm for many people is a nice long Sunday walk along the beautiful waters surronding Stockholm. Bring your dog or a good audio book or just head to one of the many cafes along the water and enjoy your coffee in the autumn sunshine.

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Parks Sightseeing Stockholm Tips Weather

Enjoy every hour of sunshine in Stockholm

Today Stockholm had sunshine! Not very warm but still a glimpse of how wonderful Stockholm city is in the summer. Whenever there is a chance the city fills with people in their best summer clothes, all the boats out go for a short trip around the city. If there is one thing people in Stockholm […]

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Art Food Music Parks Sightseeing Stockholm Tips

Kungsträdgården – Cherry Flowers day Stockholm

Kungsträdgården – Cherry Flower day 2015 In the center of Stockholm, right where the tram for Djurgården and Skansen takes off When: Saturday April 18 Time:  13:00 to 17:00 Cherry Flower day is Kungsträdgårdens start and sign of spring in Stockholm. Lot’s of events, great food and information! And with the help of some sunshine […]

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Parks Sightseeing Stockholm

Early spring day in Stockholm

If you were among the lucky ones to be in Stockholm today you could enjoy a perfect winter day that actually felt more like spring in Stockholm. The sun was even warming us and most Stockholm people now dream of sitting in the sun just enjoying the sunlight and the warmth from the first real […]

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Art Music Sightseeing Stockholm

Free mini concerts at the Concert house in Stockholm

You cant just enjoy the current sunshine in Stockholm, you probably also need to listen to some music. Here’s your chance, free mini concerts four times a day with summer-working young musicians 16-19 years old. Drop in and listen to classical, jazz or folk music all for free. On at Tuesdays to Saturdays (last concert […]

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Parks Stockholm

Beach 2012 in Stockholm

Forget about beach 2012! Any park in Stockholm city will do. If the sun comes out, people in Stockholm throw themselves into a sun chair or onto the grass, undress most of the clothes and enjoy basking in the sunshine!

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