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Stockholm Red Bus 24h Hop-On Hop-Off Ticket
"Your travel pass is valid for 24 hours allowing you to plan your own itinerary making the tour one of the easiest and most affordable ways to explore the city’s must-see attractions and activities at your own pace! The tour is entertaining and informative with digitally recorded commentaries The Vasa Museum City Hall Old Town Ice Bar and many many more must sees around the city.All passengers receive new earphones the first time they use their tickets."""
From EUR27.00
 
Stockholm Shore Excursion: Stockholm City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"This Stockholm shore excursion is the perfect way to explore Sweden's capital at your leisure while your ship is in port. Choose a 24-hour ticket and customize your sightseeing itinerary to your interests and pace. Board the open-top double-decker bu and enjoy commentary as you drive through the city. The buses are equipped with retractable roofs to protect you from poor weather conditions and there is complimentary Wi-Fi on board.Visit the Vasa Museum Old Town the Royal Palace the Abba Museum City Hall
From SEK300.00
 
Stockholm Shore Excursion: Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"While you’re in port see Stockholm’s best attractions on this 1.5-hour sightseeing tour of the city. This shore excursion will take you past the city’s most famous buildings and panoramic views including a stop at Fjallgatan where the view of Stockholm's islands and waterways is truly beautiful.Sights you’ll see include Royal Palace City Hall Archipelago Vasa museum
From SEK300.00

Holidays Tips (14)

Cruise the Baltic

Do what the locals do and enjoy a cruise. The most popular ones are to Finland, where Helsinki, Turku (Åbo in Swedish) and the Åland Islands are the most popular destinations but Tallinn and now Riga...
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Sjalen
Aug 28, 2007

Happy New Year's 2006!

Over the 'bohemian' quarter in southern Stockholm, the fireworks of drunken Swedish partygoers lit the midnight sky.It's a brand new year, 2006, and I am celebrating in the Scandinavian nation.One...
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Monster78
Mar 23, 2007

New Year's Eve

Stockholm is a special place to spend New Year. Being a City on Water, fireworks reflect in it everywhere and the city hills are good viewpoints. The most famous way to spend your time is at the...
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Sjalen
Oct 01, 2005

National Holidays in Sweden

Jan 1 -Nyars's Dagen (New Years Day)Jan. 28 -Konungens Namstag (King's Name day)March 12 - Kronprinsessens Namstag (Princess's name day)May 1 - Forsta Maj (First of May)June 6- National Flag DayJune...
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Arial_27
Jan 12, 2004

A Stockholm Christmas

Christmas is a big deal in Stockholm. Holiday concerts abound, and candles burn (or glow electrically) from almost every window. Christmas markets sprout around the city, and cafes and restaurants...
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yooperprof
Jan 11, 2004

Easter time

When easter time comes, the flower vendors all give out there twigs with feathers on them for sale. This is called Påskris and you take it home, decorate it with eggs and stuff and the wait for the...
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Maline
Apr 02, 2003

Chrismas in Sweden

Chrismas is something different for me in Sweden. There is a lot of lights everywhere & almost everybody put Avent lights in they windows. There is different lights/candles like the normal...
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CharleneP
Feb 05, 2003

Midsummer

Midsummer's eve is probably one of Sweden's most popular festival. Midsummer is an old celebration, dating back to the Viking Era. They eat pickled herring, potatoes, meatballs and drink beer and...
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CharleneP
Feb 05, 2003

You have to have some...

You have to have some lussekattor (safron buns)and julglögg (spiced wine)! That's my friend Christopher. We were making lussekattor for Sankta Lucia. For more info on Sankt Lucia, check out my...
KenMore
Aug 25, 2002

Midsummer celebrations....

Midsummer celebrations. Different dates every year, this year (2000) it takes place from 23rd and 24th of June. Celebrated all over the country with dancing around a flower dressed pole, girls with...
eva_oberg
Aug 24, 2002

Lucia - Pretty young girls are...

Lucia - Pretty young girls are selected to become 'Lucia' on the 13th of December. They wear candles in their hair and sing traditional hymns with their maidens and 'star-boys' at ceremonies all over...
eva_oberg
Aug 24, 2002

Celebrating the beginning of the Summer

Everybody gets together with friends & bring branches & garden stuff, put it in a big heap & burn it. Everybody drinks & are very happy & go home.
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CharleneP
Feb 05, 2003
 
 
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"Wonderful Stockholm"
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Things to Do Near Stockholm

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Drottninggatan

This place looks almost like home to me, as I lived so close to it, and passed it every day. Once in the evening there was a performance, people read poems, played the guitar and sang songs. It was...
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Strindbergsmuseet - Strindberg Museum

The Swedish author August Strindberg (1849-1912) spent the last four years of his life in a building he called The Blue Tower. The reconstructed apartment, consisting of three rooms, and his library...
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Stadshuset - City Hall

The interior of Stadshuset can be visited with guided tours only. It was not on your group's schedule but I really wished to see it, so I went by myself in the last morning. Although Stadshuset is a...
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Boat Tours

There are many companies offering scenic boat trips of Stockholm,and it is interesting to see the city from a different perspective.Trips leave from stromkajen,by the grand hotel,and vary in length...
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Kungliga Myntkabinettet - Royal Coin Cabinet

The Royal Coin Cabinet is a museum located in Stockholm’s Old Town, across from the Royal Palace. It presents an interesting look at the history of currency and other forms of payment in Sweden and...
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Skeppsholmen

The Skeppsholm Church is named after its' locatioin, the islet of Skeppsholmskyrkan in central Stockholm. It was built between 1823-1849 and inaugurated by King Charles XIV John. The Church...
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