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Stortorget, the oldest square in Stockholm, Sweden

Stortorget is the main square in Stockholm’s Gamla Stan, the Old Town area of the city. The name translates to “Big Square” in English, but ironically, it is actually one of...

The Royal Palace in Stockholm is the official residence of the King of Sweden

With seven stories and more than 600 rooms, the Royal Palace in Stockholm is one of the largest palaces in Europe. Located in the Old Town of Stockholm, it is the...

One of the most startling examples of art in the Stockholm Metro are these silhouettes of the worers who built the station

At first blush, Stockholm was a pleasant place to spend a week. I began in its medieval Old Town, known locally as Gamla Stan, where I visited the Royal Palace and...

Golden Hall at Stockholm City Hall

The stunning Golden Hall at Stockholm City Hall is one of the highlights on the tour of the city’s municipal center. However, it is just one of many things that make...

Old Town in Stockholm, Sweden (Gamla Stan), as seen from the bridge leading to City Hall

Old Town in Stockholm, locally known as Gamla Stan, is located on the site of the city’s original 13th century settlement. This photo was taken from the bridge leading to Stockholm...