Travel Articles - Europe
Stockholm Hotels and
Our article gives suggestions on neighborhoods and accommodations in the Swedish
capital (which include such unusual lodgings as a prison-turned-hotel and a
youth hostel on a converted sailing ship).
How to get into and around the Swedish capital, with detailed advice on airport
transportation, subways, buses, trams, ferries, excursion boats, driving, and
For an Absolut-ly chilling experience in Stockholm, belly up to a bar made
of ice blocks harvested from the Torne River in Northern Sweden.
The world's first open-air museum has more than 150 historic farm buildings,
artisans' workshops, and houses from all over Sweden. It's a favorite
destination of tourists and Stockholmers alike.
Stockholm's Vasa Museum
The largest and most prestigious Swedish warship of the 18th Century sank on her
maiden voyage in 1628. Today, the salvaged and restored ship is on display in a
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Need a car in Europe?
If you live outside the EU,
a tax-free Renault or Peugeot tourist car lease can be cheaper than renting
for visits of 21+ days. Minimum driver age is 18, there' s no upper age
limit, and rates include insurance.
For car rentals under 21 days:
Traveling by train?
Get free schedules, maps,
and guides for 50+ European railroads. (Residents of North and Central
America can buy tickets and rail passes online.)
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About Europe for Visitors