Stockholm

Finding Poké in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm – Scandinavian Travel Article

Finding Poké in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm Finding Poké in Stockholm Neelam Varia gives us a guide to finding Poké in Stockholm.  Photo credit: Hawaii Poké Updated and originally published in 2017. Poké in Stockholm is becoming more and more popular. You may have heard of Poké, you may not have. Either way, it’s incredibly trendy right now. It hails from Hawaii, and though it’s gained global popularity only in recent years, in Hawaii, the ubiquitous dish has been…

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Christmas Traditions in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm – Sweden Travel Article

Christmas Traditions in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm Neelam Varia spotlights some Christmas traditions in Stockholm that ring in the seasonal ambiance.  Originally published December 2017. Christmas is without doubt one of the best times of the year. The traditions, the indulgence, the cosiness…what’s not to love? During the countdown to Christmas, you can fill your days with a whole range of gluttonous, traditional and family-friendly activities. There’s just so much going on in Stockholm, but here are some of…

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Nationalmuseum to introduce a new collection of fashion – Sweden Travel Article

Nationalmuseum to introduce a new collection of fashion Nationalmuseum in Stockholm has now started a collection of Swedish fashion items with high artistic originality, created from the year 2000 and on. The collection will comprise unique, artistically designed fashion garments. The criteria for inclusion in the collection is that the garments must show artistic originality, artistic individuality and innovation. The garments must be from 2000 and on and created by a designer or company operating in Sweden. “Nationalmuseum is responsible for…

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Stockholm’s Best Burgers – Slow Travel Stockholm – Scandinavian Travel Article

Stockholm’s Best Burgers – Slow Travel Stockholm Stockholm’s Best Burgers Rebecca Jones rounds up some of the best burgers in Stockholm. Photo courtesy of Niklas Rhöse/Stocksnap.io For Americans (or any burger lover) in Sweden, the search for quality cheeseburgers can be an ongoing struggle. Expats can spend weeks, even months searching for a decent burger to give them a taste of home. If you’ve gotten your fill of the fresh local seafood and fika delicacies, try some of these spots for the juiciest…

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Nationalmuseum – one year and one million visits later – Sweden Travel Article

Nationalmuseum – one year and one million visits later Since reopening last year, Nationalmuseum in Stockholm has become a success with visitors. In just one year, the museum has had more than one million visits, which is around three times more than before the renovation took place. After the initial surge, the museum now sees a steady flow of around 15 – 20,000 visits per week. “With one million visits in a single year, Nationalmuseum has become one of the…

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Bird’s-Eye Views of Stockholm: Where to Go to See the City from Above – Scandinavian Travel Article

Bird’s-Eye Views of Stockholm: Where to Go to See the City from Above Built on 14 islands at the junction of the Baltic Sea and Lake Mälaren, Stockholm is beautiful no matter how you look at it, but one of the best ways to get a feel for the city’s intricate maze of islands and waterways is to head to one of the many places where you can look down on Stockholm from above. Here are some of the best…

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Gingerbread houses at ArkDes Museum in Stockholm – Scandinavian Travel Article

Gingerbread houses at ArkDes Museum in Stockholm On November 30, 2017 the annual exhibition of gingerbread houses will open at ArkDes, the architecture and design centre in Stockholm. ArkDes is located on the “museum island” of Skeppsholmen, next to the Moderna Museet. This year’s exhibition is the 27th. It will run until January 7, 2018. Free entry. More info www.arkdes.se ArkDes is the new name for what used to be the Architecture Museum.   Hotels in Stockholm Book now: Hotels, hostels,…

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Qatar Airways celebrates ten years at Stockholm Arlanda Airport – Sweden Travel Article

Qatar Airways celebrates ten years at Stockholm Arlanda Airport Exactly ten years ago, Qatar Airways landed on Swedish soil for the first time, thus commencing its presence on the Nordic market. Since then, the company has flown just over 668,000 passengers from Stockholm Arlanda. During all these years, the number of passengers on the Doha – Stockholm flight has increased steadily. Qatar Airways currently offers two departures a day to Stockholm Arlanda. New: 17 departures from Doha per week Qatar…

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