City Guide Stockholm, Sweden

Visiting Stockholm

Built on 14 islands, Stockholm has one of the most picturesque settings of all European capitals. Comprising of many regal buildings and exclusive clothes shops, this city fuses the old and the new with little effort.

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Stockholm Podcasts

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Stockholm Videos

Stockholm - a video postcard

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Stockholm City Reviews

  • 70%


    Stockholm in June

    3 days in Stockholm spent wandering the city and parks. The Gamla Stan and Skanstulls areas are well worth a look. The Djurgarden wad a lovely place to wander around and chill out for a couple of hours. We didn't make it to Fjaderholmarna (the closest Island) but it was recommended to us. The Vanadislunden park had a great view over the city. We thought Stockholm was a really pretty and lovely place to relax, wander and enjoy sunshine.

  • 30%


    Staff needs an attitude change

    Staff was very sketch plus no one on duty at night, no drinking or any type of atmosphere. Would not recommend this place in Sweden. Has to be something bigger, better, and not angry.

  • 80%


    Sunny and rainy Stockholm

    It was even a cooler city than i've ever excpected! Some beautifull things to see, such as the VASA museum. Most things were at walking distance. The scandinavian lands are expensive, but i thought it was more expensive then it was. So that was also positive!

    Insider Tip:VASA Museum

  • 90%



    Very cool city, allot of historic buildings. A few good places to go out at night (get in early or you won't get in at all). Allot of beautiful people, very well dressed and very friendly. Almost all of em can speak perfect english. Pretty expensive though. I would definitely recommend this city!

    Insider Tip:Vasta museum and Skansen. And the Djurgarden island in general.

  • 50%



    Stockholm is a nice city, but expensive for the rest of Europe pockets, in winter is very windy, cold and gray :(

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