Archive of ‘Sweden’ category

Where to Stay in Stockholm: Hotel Riddargatan

Things To Do In Stockholm

Let’s go ahead and say it right away: Stockholm is crazy expensive for us North Americans. The exchange rate is not exactly favourable to us right now, but that shouldn’t deter you from visiting Sweden’s stylish and fun capital. There are plenty of ways to experience Stockholm and not break the bank, and that starts […]

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Treat Yo’Self To Fika In Stockholm, Or How To Eat Your Weight In Cake

Things To Do In Stockholm

There’s a certain art to (the altogether quite popular) fika, I found out. It’s not simply about engulfing as much cake as possible within a 15-minute timeframe; it’s about finding a cosy space, perhaps even with a friend or a coworker, where you will indulge in Sweden’s love for everything sweet, take the time to appreciate the […]

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48 Hours in Gothenburg

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Man, this is going to be amazing. These were the first words I uttered when I finalized my grand Scandinavian train trip with Eurail which had me spend considerable time in Sweden, the country I had been dreaming of visiting for years. With hindsight, I can honestly say that Gothenburg was, I think, the perfect introduction […]

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Haga, Gothenburg’s Coolest Neighborhood

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It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Scandinavia in general, and Sweden in particular. Consequently, I was very much looking forward to discovering the country’s up and coming hip city, Goteborg. And after a morning cruise in the archipelago, it could hardly get better, right? Well, surprisingly,  it did. It’s fair to say […]

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Where to stay in Stockholm: Hotel Hornsgatan

Things To Do In Stockholm

During my recent trip in Scandinavia, I was lucky enough to spend a few days in Stockholm, the Swedish capital and the all-around coolest place in the world (both figuratively and literally). I also wanted to stay in quality, clean accommodation, but that would also fit my restricted budget. And that’s exactly what I found […]

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