26 Sep 2023
Community Expat Traditions What's on: Stockholm

Celebrating Halloween In Stockholm

The Celtic festival of Halloween has only really been celebrated in Stockholm since the 1990s, but it has swiftly caught on amongst families and friends. For younger children, the date signifies the much anticipated school break, and is also a very welcome diversion as the nights draw in and the country gets darker. Although Halloween […]

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How Lillördag Can Prevent Burnout at Work

According to a survey done by Indeed.com, 52% of people said that they often feel tired and burned out by work. This figure rose to 67% in the past year, meaning that Swedes are having to find ways to relax and de-stress as a priority. One of the ways to do this in Sweden is […]

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Writers’ houses you should visit in Stockholm

If you are new to Stockholm or a local person who has been in a search of captivating places, this guide is for you. There are plenty of writers’ houses, where famous masters stayed and had a tranquil retreat. This is where popular publishings were made and published afterward. So, those who have an extreme […]

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Planning a Stockholm Wedding in 2021?

The vast majority of weddings were canceled in 2020, and those postponed to 2021 are still subject to a plethora of restrictions that need to be followed in the fight against the current pandemic. Sweden is currently experiencing a slowing ‘third wave’, meaning that health and safety regulations for restaurants and related services (which may affect […]

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Enjoying Water Sports In Stockholm

Around 66% of people in Sweden reach their recommended physical activity levels – a high percentage compared to many countries across the globe. In the city of Stockholm, sports are enjoyed all year round, with water sports coming to the fore in the summer months. If you are an avid sports enthusiast yourself and will be visiting […]

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7 Student-Budget Activities in Stockholm

Traveling as a student is always a peculiar experience. On the one hand, you want to roam free and enjoy the time of your life. On the other hand, you need to watch your pocket so that you don’t go broke during your trip.   If you are traveling to Stockholm, you are at risk […]

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Stockholm’s Leading Focus On Inclusivity

Stockholm – and Sweden as a whole – has always had a positive attitude towards the need for inclusivity. Starting with accessibility for those living with disability, Stockholm has long been seen as one of the most disability-friendly cities, according to multinational insurers. What’s more, Stockholm’s rich history of multiculturalism means that every corner of the city […]

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Where To Get The Best Haircut in Stockholm

Sweden and Denmark are the biggest consumers of cosmetics and haircare products in Europe, with shampoos being the most popular item that people buy. If you are in Stockholm and want to get a Scandi haircut, there are some great hair stylists in the city. You can have your hair professionally cut, coloured, and styled using a […]

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Join Shockholm 2020 for a virtual Halloween

Oh, the dilemmas people face in the age of Covid: How to put together the 10th anniversary edition of Europe’s largest Halloween festival and parade, if you can’t have a festival or a parade? That is what Bill Schacht had to figure out. He’s been the driving force behind Stockholm’s awesome & gruesome Halloween celebrations […]

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The Best Places in Stockholm to Practice Your Photography Skills

According to the Swedish Tourist Board, every year more than 13 million people visit Stockholm for business and leisure. It is an incredible city with a diverse culture that is perfect for capturing on film. If you are interested in people and portraiture, you don’t have to go any further than one of the metro […]

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