Tag: Stockholm

  • Settling in to Stockholm

    Settling in to Stockholm

    One of the things I really love about the public transport system (in the centre of town at least) is, for the most part you never have to run to catch the subway (Tunnelbana).… Read the rest

  • Summer in Stockholm

    Summer in Stockholm

    “You really must come back to Sweden in the spring or summer”, I wrote to my friend Sue yesterday, attaching a bunch of photographs from my morning walk around Djurgården. Sue came with me to Sweden four years ago, in March, when there was still a lot of snow and ice around.… Read the rest

  • Stockholm Under Construction

    Stockholm Under Construction

    The last time I was in Stockholm (July 2015), the debate about the deconstruction and reconstruction of Slussen (the main transport interchange in the middle of the city) was in full flight.… Read the rest

  • Valborg 2013

    Valborg 2013

    This is Valborg, a pagan festival still happening each year in Sweden! This video was from 2013. I loved it, though it was a little bit warm, being so close to the fire.… Read the rest

  • Stockholm for a Week or Two

    Stockholm for a Week or Two

    There’s a couple of people I know who are planning to spend between one or two weeks in Stockholm next year, during the months of April and May.

    Based on my own experiences of being in Stockholm during that time of the year (and other times of the year), here are a few handy tips I’ve prepared for them, which you might find useful also.… Read the rest

  • The New Stockholm

    The New Stockholm

    I hope this is helpful if you’re ever planning to visit Stockholm. I appeared earlier tonight on ABC Local Radio’s “Nightlife” with Tony Delroy, in his “Travel Spot” talking about Stockholm.… Read the rest