Written on: 03/09/2012 by SuMao (8 reviews written)
Stockholm is a beautiful, yet expensive city, but then the whole of Scandinavia is not exactly cheap. I stayed there about two years ago in the winter, it was very cold and the whole city was covered with snow. It just looked beautiful! While staying there in a very nice hostel (City Backpackers very close to the main station) I was able to explore the city by feet and didn't have to use the underground line once. The beautiful islands on which the city spreads are easy accessible by a lot... (read more)
Written on: 26/06/2005 by kazza38 (2 reviews written)
Stockholm may not spring to mind when you are considering a weekend city break, but this vibrant waterborne city has a great deal to offer the short stay visitor.
Stockholm in the spring could be the new Paris, with its magnificent architecture, amazingly clean streets and crisp, fresh air filling your lungs with every step. In early April, the ice is still melting and floats down the rivers in huge sheets, accommodating ducks for a free ride.
With flights from many regional airports,... (read more)