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Category: Backpacking in Sweden

To me, Sweden isn’t the obvious choice for backpackers.  It is expensive, there is no denying that – but backpacking in Sweden through stunning scenery, delicious food and wonderful people was an eye-opener for me, and showed me just a taste of what Northern Europe has to offer.

Karlskrona – The Best Place to Visit in Sweden?

Karlskrona – The Best Place to Visit in Sweden?

I loved Karlskrona.  I hadn’t had much time to travel in Sweden, and I admit, I didn’t know what to expect from this small dot on the map.  However, Visit Karlskrona whisked me away on an island adventure of a lifetime.  I had the chance to snorkel with seals in the Baltic Sea, ride a speedboat, sleep in a lighthouse, eat delicious food and explore beautiful towns and villages on the Swedish Coastline, all within easy reach of Stockholm.  Althought…

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Discovering the Stockholm Subway Art Gallery

Discovering the Stockholm Subway Art Gallery

Stockholm is a city with many secrets.  One of those is its extensive free art gallery in the subway.  Hiding beneath its busy streets lies a network of some of the best art in the city.  For the cost of a single subway ticket you can zip around the stations and admire rainbows of colour, eerie caves and mysterious sculptures.  On a recent visit to Stockholm, I thought I’d check out some of the stations and discover the Stockholm Subway…

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Djurönäset – Relax in the Stockholm Archipelago

Djurönäset – Relax in the Stockholm Archipelago

As part of my recent visit to Stockholm, I was invited to Djurönäset to enjoy ‘relaxation the archipelago way’.  I was intrigued, and excited to get a taste of Sweden outside of Stockholm – and who could turn down the chance to spend the night at the 4-star hotel! Djurönäset – A World Away From Stockholm Having arrived in Stockholm the previous day, I had time to do a little research before I was picked up to go to Djurönäset.  I learned that the…

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