Palaces and Museums of Stockholm

Instead of heading off with the crowd to typical gap year destinations like the USA and Thailand, consider pointing yourself in another direction and exploring Scandinavia instead. As well as having a bracing climate and awesome landscapes of majestic mountains and valleys, Sweden has a rich cultural history enshrined in numerous world-class museums and elegant…

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Summer in Stockholm

Across 14 islands and over 57 bridges, Sweden’s capital city sets up in a location other settlements can’t help but envy. While other capitals can boast of their rich history, Stockholm is relatively new. Records show its birth year to be 1252. With a name meaning “tree trunk islet”, Stockholm takes on a very outdoorsy…

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