Stockholm Subway Photo Series - Feature Image

Stockholm Subway Photo Series

Welcome to my Stockholm Subway Photo Series. With over 90 of the stations having some form of art, it’s an abundance of riches for us travelers. In this photo series, we will have a look at some of these stations on the Blue line and the Red line. If you have not already done so, you[…]

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8 Practical Tips for Visiting Stockholm’s Subway Art

Stockholm is a great city to visit with lots to see and do. You’ve got the Old Town Gamla Stan, the Vasa Museum, the changing of the guard at the Royal Palace, and their underground subway stations.   Subway stations??? Go all the way to Stockholm to visit the subway stations? My answer is “Oh[…]

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Free Wifi Around the Stockholm Stadsgarden Port Area

So, you arrived at Stockholm via a cruise ship and immediately, you’re looking for some WiFi. Like every other passenger on your ship, you’ve been WiFi deprived (unless you paid an arm and a leg for wifi on your ship) and you’re anxious to get connected. You’re looking to check your emails, catch up and update[…]

5 Free Things to do in Stockholm

5 Free Things To Do in Stockholm With the Family

You arrive in Stockholm, Sweden, and you’re ready to do take in some of the sights. But, wait a minute. Before making the trip, did you know that Stockholm is one of Europe’s most expensive cities? You are on a budget and notice that everything is so costly. What to do? Well, we’ve got you covered with[…]

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How to Get to Slussen T-Bana From Stadsgarden Port Area – Part II

In Part I of How to Get to Slussen T-Bana From Stadsgarden Port Area, we took a look at what it was like to exit a cruise ship docked at the S-167 berth and to start our journey in search of the Slussen T-Bana station. We exited the port area and entered Masthamnen street where we easily followed[…]

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Stockholm – A Mini Guide

I recently had an opportunity to visit Stockholm, Sweden. I tell you, what a wonderful and interesting city to visit, with so much on offer for us tourists! Its not a city that immediately rolls off someone’s tongue when asked which European destination they would like to visit. But in my opinion, you would be missing out if[…]

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How to Get to Slussen T-Bana From Stadsgarden Port Area – Part I

Welcome to Part I of a two part article on How to Get to Slussen T-Bana From Stadsgarden Port Area. This is the second entry in my Stockholm Mini Guide. For this entry, I would like to share what I have learned about getting to the Slussen T-Bana on a recent Baltic cruise visit to Stockholm. For those of you[…]

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Church of Our Lady – A Hidden Gem in Copenhagen

Any trip to Copenhagen will inevitably include a stroll through the Stroget area. Flanked by Nyhavn and Kongens Nytorv at one end and Tivoli gardens and City Hall at the other, it’s a popular and crowded stretch. There’s an abundance of local artists plying their craft, tourists, shopping, cafes, eateries, architecture, squares, fountains, and on and on. Needless to[…]