Affectionately referred to as ‘The Venice of the North’, the beautiful Swedish capital of Stockholm is located across 14 idyllic islands at the mouth of Lake Mälaren. The unique and picturesque setting of the Stockholm archipelago makes it one of the most stunning cities in Scandanavia. Boasting sublime architecture from opulent baroque styles to mesmerizingly contemporary buildings set upon charming inlets and waterways, Stockholm is sure to enchant and inspire. Discover the city’s rich history with a visit to one of the many museums, wonder at the natural beauty of any number of parks or sample some of Stockholm’s thrilling nightlife – the choice is yours. Why not book your city break to this spectacular Scandinavian city with Secret Hotels for unbelievable rooms at unbelievable prices?
Featuring a number of efficient light rail lines, a metro system, tramways and bus routes, getting to grips with Stockholm has never been easier. Wander down the immaculate streets of Gamla Stan which features in the Guinness Book of World Records as one of the oldest streets in the world with an unaltered interior. The public square of Stureplan and bustling shopping streets also offer an abundance of bistros and cafes to pop into for a coffee and a pastry on the go.
Home to 16,000 paintings and masterpieces by renowned artists such as Rembrandt and Watteau, the Nationalmuseum is the ideal destination for art lovers. Spend a decadent evening at the theatre or at the Royal Swedish Opera for a true taste of Stockholm’s finest entertainment and dramatic arts. Stockholm is also home to a multitude of Michelin starred restaurants boasting cuisine from all over the world and a lively nightlife scene with many bars and clubs to choose from.
Those travelling with kids can spend a fun-filled day at the Gröna Lund amusement park located on the island of Djurgården. With over 30 attractions to choose from it is easy to see why it is a hugely popular tourist attraction for families and couples alike.
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