Travel and Tourist Information
ABOVE: An aerial view of Stockholm,
Our Stockholm travel
guide is divided into a series of articles and pages:
City of Stockholm
Stockholm Hotels and
The first step in finding a place to stay in Stockholm is to pick the right
neighborhood or island.
How to get into and around the Swedish capital, with detailed advice on airport
transportation, subways, buses, trams, ferries, excursion boats, driving, and
Absolut Ice Bar
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.
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
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.
Photo: Art Today.
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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.)
From Durant and Cheryl Imboden:
About Europe for Visitors