12 Free Things To Do In Helsinki

Visiting Helsinki? Here are 12 Free Things To Do, See and Use

You’ve got a day or two to spend in Helsinki, and invariably, you’ve got no idea what to see and do. Unlike her more well-known European neighbors, nothing rolls off your tongue when the topic of Helsinki is brought up. It’s also a city that’s widely known to lean on the expensive side. On the[…]

Helsinki Mini Guide

Helsinki – A Mini Guide

Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is the epitome of the country’s outward projection as a modern, cosmopolitan destination while simultaneously full of rural beauty. Being Finland’s most well known and largest city, Helsinki wears this mantle well. Helsinki Topics Come back often to check on the status of the Helsinki Mini Guide.  Topics and content are currently[…]

Gamla Stan Photo Series

Gamla Stan Photo Series

Peruse this photo series showcasing Stockholm at it’s best, featuring the very pretty and unique Gamla Stan. If you haven’t done so, head on over to my previous post to read up on 15 Fascinating Things To Do And See In Gamla Stan. Enjoy! The Streets of Gamla Stan                       Churches[…]

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15 Fascinating Things To Do and See In Gamla Stan

Gamla Stan, literally translated as “Old Town“, is where Stockholm was originally founded.  Being one of the best preserved medieval towns in Europe, we found that it makes for a fascinating visit. The Old Town goes back several hundred years – back to the 13th century to be a little more precise. This historical center has many narrow[…]

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[…]

Stockholm Subway Feature Image

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[…]

Free WiFi

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[…]