The best value places to visit in Stockholm

This section is all about bringing you Stockholm’s ‘must-see’ areas & attractions. While Sweden has a reputation of being an expensive country, there is plenty to see & do that won’t cost you the earth (and you can even find many things for free). Most of all, this is about getting value for money and so here we bring you our top selections to ensure you get the most out of your time in Stockholm.

12 Free Museums in Stockholm

You’ve probably heard of the must-visit museum in Stockholm including The Vasa and Skansen. But did you know that Stockholm has a whole lot more to offer when it comes to museums – and if you plan it right, you can visit many of them for free!

And to …

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31st January 2017

Julmarknader – Christmas Markets in Stockholm 2016

‘Tis the season! UPDATED FOR 2016

Advent is almost here in Sweden… yes, it really is that time of year again!

And what better way to get you into the holiday spirit than heading to a Christmas market or two. To make things easy for you, we’ve compiled a list …

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18th November 2016

Overnight Escapes From Stockholm: Dalarna & Falun

While Stockholm has so much to offer and is a perfect short-break destination, you don’t have to travel far from the city to make even more of Sweden – as we have been finding out this summer…

In July, we decided to take a short break in Dalarna (primarily in …

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11th August 2016

Summer in Stockholm: Best Value Festivals And Events

Summer is here! And while each year always sees a mass exodus of Swedes leaving Stockholm to make the most of the summer elsewhere, the city continues to have so much to offer to those who choose to spend the summer in Sweden’s capital.

So we have gathered up the

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21st June 2016

Stockholm’s Free Museums: Modern Art Time!

Back in January, we bought you an exclusive post on how you can visit The Nobel Museum in Stockholm for free.

Well, our exploration of Stockholm’s free museums doesn’t end there. With a few insider tips, we will show you how you can explore many of Stockholm’s treasures for free.  …

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10th March 2016

Stockholm’s Free Museums: The Nobel Museum

The Nobel Prize Ceremony is a highlight of the Swedish calendar so it’s no wonder that Sweden dedicates an entire museum to celebrate these successes of innovation and discovery.

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14th January 2016

Great Stockholm gym passes for all budgets (and you don’t need a person number!)

We hear it all the time… Sweden is a great place to live; some would even say, one of the best places in the world! And we do love Sweden, but before we get carried away… let’s remember that it is not without its challenges. Take, for example, the Swedish …

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21st October 2015

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