Stockholm What to Pack

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  • 1. Winter

    Sturdy shoes with a lot of grip - while the pavements are gritted and cleared, sometimes they can be very icy. Hat, scarf and gloves are essential - try Stadium for cheap sports gloves, hats, scarves...

  • 2. Weather-Related

    If you are planning to use the public transport from airport to the city you have to have convenient rollon luggage, I originally through of taking the train but found it maybe cheaper to get a cab....

  • 3. Summer

    I was here in the middle of summer, but ended up having to buy an umbrella (or I'd get soaked). Just buy a little umbrella that folds up neatly and won't take up much room in your bag. As always -...

  • 4. Photography

    More nights than days in winter. So check that your camera can take good pictures despite the lack of sunlight. Some equipment may also not work well at very low temperature. Bring extra batteries as...

  • 5. Map of Stockholm

    A free city map of Stockholm from one of the Tourist Information Offices is very useful for a stay in the Swedish capital. It includes city maps and an...

  • 6. Better not to wear high-heels!

    I always forget myself, and each time I visit I regret it when I am wearing high heels.Stockholm is beautiful and it is a great city to explore on foot. One of...

  • 7. Pack only what you can carry

    Porters are unheard of in Stockholm hotels so pack the lightest luggage possible. Always expect cold weather so bring warm comfy jackets and learn to layer...


    If you come here to Party – be prepared. You need some VT underwear. Boxers are the preferred option. They are available to buy on link at the bottom of the...

  • 9. Bring with you fever/cold medicine

    Take flu/fever medicine with you...I learned this the hard way! Even if you do find someplace that is open on a Saturday in July (Apoteket) it's hard to know...

  • 10. odds and ends reminders

    When I was there i had a nasty headache and didn't bring anything with me from usa. I ended up using a powder they used for such things..didn't help, Going...

  • 11. Weekend in Stockholm

    Don't pack too much...there is plenty of shopping to be done, so save some room in your suitcase for those new purchases! (and better pack your other half's...

  • 12. 3-pin plugs

    Get a converter for equipment using 3-pin plugs. It's different between S'pore and Europe. You may need to charge batteries for your mobile phone and camera....

  • 13. Packing List

    Good walking shoes that are also suitable on boats and grassy islands for your wonderful daytrips! Warm clothes in winter (and for chilly evenings) of course....

  • 14. What's on

    The official tourist and event guide "What's on" is available for free at the Tourist Information and many other places (e.g. hotels, shops, airport) in...

  • 15. Take this list of important numbers

    Lost or stolen credit cards:*Visa/Mastercard: 08 24 30 00American Express: 08 729 0095Diner's Club: 08 655 8585Dentists:* 08 654 1117Police, ambulance, or...

  • 16. Take your research!

    One of the most important things to take with you is the research you have done on the place you are going to visit. Guidebooks are great and there are alot...

  • 17. Packing...

    Take a comfortable backpack with not too much weight... Good walking shoes are a will probably walk almost everywhere you go... Make sure you take...

  • 18. Packing List

    Stockholm can be very cold also during the summer, so, just be a ware of that Alcohol & tobacco products recommended to bring with you as much as you aloud...

  • 19. Packing List

    - Jackets, Jackets and JACKETS!! :-))Summer times : Shorts, Jeans and T-Shirts (take along your drymac), the weather can change very easy, 3 seasons in one day...

  • 20. Packing List

    travel light,, it always my advice to anyone walking shoes and warm clothes if you visit in winter,,you may like crisp cold air but this is beyond cold bring...

  • 21. Packing List

    Okay now you can pack this arch back but I think it's too heavy, lol. This is another photo I took while we still expecting Stockholm on the highway, the bus...

  • 22. Packing List

    Warm clothes...umbrella....good shoes.... the usual You can buy more than everything here. birthday suite for Midsummer. Plenty of money!!!You can't buy...

  • 23. Packing List

    Winter: bring warm clothes or get them here. It's extremely cheap to buy winter clothes here after christmas when there's sales everywhere. Summer: bring at...

  • 24. Packing List

    One item of clothing that I forgot to pack on my second trip to Stockholm and missed terribly was a light, waterproof jacket or coat. If you've got one with a...

  • 25. Packing List

    Do not check through Schipol unless you are willing to lose your luggage. In other words, if you MUST check, carry on several changes of clothing. Lost coming...

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