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What to See In Stockholm
Listen to some live music at Fylkingen
Stockholm has a massive music scene, although traditionally Swedish music is a mix of Rock and Pop, famous of course as the home of everyone’s 70s favourite, ABBA, Fylkingen has gigs on every night of the week, offering up alternative and electro music. Those who enjoy experimental music should definitely check out Fylkingen.
See the grand Vasa
Stockholm’s most valued heirloom is an almost 400 year old warship which was recovered from the deep seas in the year 1961 The Vasa is very popular with the locals and is stunning to say the least. The ship is a good 69m in length and has many myths and many rumours doing the rounds about its past and doomed fate. The Vasa is a must on anybody’s What to see in Stockholm list.
Relish the Pontus fun
Looking at what to see in Stockholm? Take some time out and go to the Pontus! If there is anything in Stockholm that screams impressive when you reach there it is this place, namd after the less-than-modest founder, this venue is a big 3 floor restaurant which combines 3 unique concepts at a single venue. The bar serves some delicious oysters, while sushi and dim sum are other must eats here. The food here is to die for.
The Spy Bar
Those who love to shake a leg, can take a look at the Spy Bar. All you have to do is show to the bouncers that you are the right person to enter and enjoy the night dancing away.
Picnic away from the busy city
Fed up of the busy streets of Gamla Stan? Head out to the lush green oasis in Djurgården. This island is not far off from the main town and has some exotic picnic spots. One can cycle, walk and enjoy the city view form there. The monarchs of Sweden owned this island since way back in 1452. Till date it is managed and preserved by the royal courts. Djurgården is the perfect place for a nice picnic.
Go to the Grillska Husets
Sweden has a rich history when it comes to coffee. The Stockholm natives here consume on average 4.5 cups a day!! Try enjoying ‘fika’, a sweet coffee fix which is a lovely treat for anyone with a sweet tooth, you’ll get addicted! Don’t miss Grillska Husets Konditori: for coffee lovers, this place is like heaven. Enjoy a cup, relax and relish the chill The Grillska Husets Konditori is a cafe and bakery run by Stockholms Stadsmission, a chain of secondhand charity shops.
Have a drink on the beautiful Flyt
Many people choose to enjoy a fine drink aboard a boat with a bar or a pontoon. The Flyt is one of the more popular places to be seen. You could easily end up dancing the night away with strangers after a few of the delicious drinks they serve up here! For a romantic evening this place is the place to be. The Flyt looks impressive at night time and is popular haunt for locals and tourists alike.
The city of Stockholm is a wonderful place to visit. For a tourist there are endless places to see and visit. With even a small amount of money, one can enjoy the city with ease. The people of the city are warm and very helpful. Stockholm is known for having friendly faces so one need not worry about getting lost or asking silly questions!
The city will rub off on you, so rest assured you will have a great time. Stockholm is a great place to be. Nobody can seem to get enough out of the city. It is just that gorgeous. It’s no surprise that the city is loved by tourists to such an extent.