Stockholm is the European Capital of Culture

Stockholm was named the European Capital of Culture in 1998 and I understand why. If you enjoy visiting museums, zoos, battle ships and Royal Palaces, then this is the city for you.

The City

The city itself is made up of a number of islands that are joined together by bridges. It’s a walkable city and is quite picturesque. The boat harbour houses hundreds of boats that can be hired to take you to neighboring islands. We opted to explore the city by foot especially since Old Town was not far away and walking along the harbour was stunning (even though it was cold and windy!). Continue reading “Stockholm is the European Capital of Culture”