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Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"Step aboard your modern air-conditioned coach in central Stockholm at your choice of the available departure times. Then relax into your comfortable seat and set off on your 75-minute tour with no frustrating waits to pick up or drop off passengers along the way. Put on your supplied headphones and listen to the informative audio commentary as you drive past Stockholm's best-known landmarks. See the handsome Stockholm Royal Palace (Kun and delve into a pretty corner of Gamla Stan to admire its 18th-century houses and cobbled lanes. Enjoy the scenery too as you pass through the picturesque island of Långholmen
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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
Introductory Ice-skating Tour in Stockholm
"After meeting at the shop at Kungsbro strand 21 you will be given all necessary equipment before heading out to the location with the best ice on that day. Depending on ice conditions you will travel either by public transportation or private bus. Before entering the ice the guide will do a brief introduction to make sure everybody understands the equipment. The guide will be there to give instructions and tips as you enter the ice.The number one goal is to share the wonderful experience of ice-skating on natural ice in beside an open fire. After lunch you'll have time to do some more ice skating before heading back to the meeting location at the shop."""
From SEK1,490.00

Meeting point

When people want to meet downtown, this is often their meeting place as you can see from all the waiting people in the picture. A hideous concrete construction that gives great protection from the...
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Mar 17, 2005

Equal rights

Just recently I saw a program on equal rights in Sweden here on German TV and I also read something in one of the official pamphlets: parents in Sweden have the right to spend the first 240 days with...
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May 06, 2006

Play kubb

During the summer you see a lot of swedes playing "kubb" in the parks. It's as popular as boule in France but without the berets. Ask to join and show the swedes how to really do it.The game is played...
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Aug 11, 2003

Celebrating the Days of the Dead

At the Evening of the Dead (Alla helgons dag) which this year 2003 was celebrated 1 November, the custom is to visit your family graves and put some flowers and also light a candel. At the Woodland...
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Nov 01, 2003

Getting Directions

We found that we could be standing on a corner with a map in our hand and no one would offer to help us with directions. However, when we ASKED, everyone was quite helpful and knowledgeable. Don't be...
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Jan 19, 2003


If wandering around Stockholm museums and sightseeing points, you will probably come across the name Bellman. He was an 18th century poet and trubadour whose songs and melodies are much loved today,...
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Aug 28, 2007

A swedish wedding

By chance we saw the couple of this wedding get ouf the church in Gamla Stan, directly behind the palace. All guests wore lod traditional clothes and this was intersting to look at. i wonder if all...
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Jul 29, 2005

The swedes - a warning!

Even though I have lived here almost my entire life (I came here as a child from Poland) , I still cant stand the people - I mean the everyday meetings with everyday people. Thats why I have to get...
Oct 11, 2005

Summer season!

Summer season is a special time in all Sweden, but maybe the effect of summer is best seen here with so many people throwing their coats off at the same time as soon as the temperature creeps up ever...
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Sep 28, 2004

The Swedish people are very...

The Swedish people are very well-mannered and have a great respect for everything around them. Simple things like disposing trash in the proper place and saying please and thank you go a long way....
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Aug 25, 2002

Norr Mälarstrand

Many people love strolling along the waterfront here and there are summer pavilion restaurants and cafes along the stroll. You can walk all the way to Rålambshovsparken, a park where people sunbathe...
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Jul 29, 2006
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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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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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