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19th of August 2017

Stockholm offers various attractions to visit, adventures to experience and activities to do. The city is full of rich environment and friendly people who are always glad to welcome tourists and friends. Make sure to stay longer for you to experience more fascinating things the city has in store for you.  If you are finished strolling around some of the best tourist destinations, here are more things to do to maximize your stay.

Stockholm Architecture. Discover the rich architecture of the city. It has a history that dates back to the 13th century and maybe even longer. The buildings in Stockholm are characterized by its unique location between Lake Mälaren and the Baltic Sea. Most major buildings in Stockholm are mainly designed by influences from abroad. When foreign architects were recruited to build the city during 1600 and 1700 and in recent period’s Swedish architects often drew on their inspiration from their study tours to Europe, in the 20th century, particularly in the USA.

Many of the buildings in Stockholm are treasures of ancient history which simply cannot be experienced in any other part of the world.  There are also churches in Stockholm dating back to the thirteenth century which many tourists enjoy not only for the sense of history they show but also the awe that they inspire as visitors gaze up at them and wonder how such magnificent buildings were created without the advantages of today’s modern technology.  Visit Stockholm Architecture.

Stockholm Festival.  Shockholm offers plenty of fun events and festivals all summer.  These events are usually held at the Old Town (Gamla Stan), Kungsträdgården , Skansen or Djurgården.  Joining these festivals is a great opportunity for visitors to experience the unique Swedish culture and tradition. You may also want to discover a modern twist of all these events since the festival scene in Stockholm continues to diversify each year. Visit Stockholm Festival.

Stockholm Restaurants. Stockholm the Swedish capital is a cool Nordic beauty with a dramatic backyard. Scandinavia’s most regal, cutting-edge and intriguing city it is sitting astride 14 islands on the sparkling waters of Lake Mälaren. No wonder Stockholm is the place to be if you want to try out fishy delights, examples of which are gravlax which is a dry-cured salmon. Herring and trout also star on menus in smart restaurants around Stureplan and Kungsträdgården. There are several restaurants in the Stockholm area with both Swedish/Scandinavian and international cuisine that should be noted for great dining. Visit Stockholm Restaurants.

Stockholm Nightlife. Night scene here in Stockholm is quite good, with lots of really beautiful people. The various Stockholm districts abound in meeting places like pubs, cafés and club-style restaurants with different profiles depending on age group and musical preference.

The night is usually started early by going to the local cafes and restaurant. Wherever you are in the city and regardless of whether you prefer Swedish, international, ethnic or a fusion of all of these you can be sure that you would really eat well.  If you’re on a tight budget, you might want to try out the cafés in Stockholm. Cafés is also very well catered for in Stockholm, with a huge number of good restaurants, bars, cafeterias and cafés, many with an ethnic flavor. Visit Stockholm Nightlife.

There are a lot more things to do in Stockholm. Let us go further into details of descriptions and facts of the places where you can possibly go with your kids, and of places to shop or to see museums, attractions and architecture, restaurants, and where Portuguese food and cuisine are served on the other sections of this travel guide.