One hundred years after August Strindberg passed away, his lifetime achievements continue to glow as brightly as ever. Strindberg is probably the most well-known Swedish author of all times (despite Stieg Larsson’s more recent success with the Millennium trilogy). The fact that it’s been 100 years since Strindberg passed away will not go unnoticed in Stockholm, which [...]
You’re smart, and so you’ve decided not only to cruise from Stockholm in 2012 but also to stay two nights before your cruise so that you can see the best of what this beautiful city has to offer. That’s why we’re happy to provide this quick and easy guide to help you decide what you [...]
How do you spend two perfect days in Stockholm before or after your cruise? Avid Cruiser Ralph Grizzle shows you in this 10-minute show. Having trouble viewing the video? Click this link.
If you ask anyone what impresses them most about the Swedish capital of Stockholm, it doesn’t take long for them to mention their love of this city’s pedestrian-friendly nature. With well-groomed streets, narrow laneways and sidestreet shortcuts, getting around on foot is remarkably easy. But what might not be apparent to travellers visiting this fine [...]
Photo: Stockholm Cruise Center Stadsgården/Wikipedia It’s a win-win situation for cruise passengers and locals alike as the city of Stockholm opens a new terminal close to the city center. For quite some time, representatives of the port of Stockholm have had the vision to bring ships closer to the city center. Some eight years ago [...]
Gott Nytt År from Stockholm Cruise Blog! Time for a lesson in Swedish. Gott Nytt År or Happy New Year! We are excited to kick off 2011 with you and to welcome you to our beautiful city. As always our goal is to help you get the most out of your time in Sweden’s capital city, [...]