17 Apr 2024
Culture
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Exploring the New 19th Century-Inspired Café in Gamla Stan

Gamla Stan has unveiled a new gem that transports us to traditional 19th-century Sweden: Augustas Folksalong. This charming café promises to offer its visitors a unique experience, inspired by the tradition and charm of that bygone era. A Period Ambiance in Every Corner With a large bay window and wooden tables, Augustas Folksalong creates a […]

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YLC’s Christmas Market Picks

With the days getting colder and darker, it’s the perfect time for some glögg and festive cheer from one of the many Christmas markets going on in Stockholm. While the crowds head to the well-known markets at Skansen and Gamla Stan during November and December, we’ve chosen our picks of other wonderful Christmas markets you might […]

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Concerts Culture Music

All is full of love with Loreen at Cirkus

After her legendary second win at Eurovision Song Contest in May, Loreen is now on her European tour celebrating the win. She took to the stage in front of the home audience at Stockholm’s sold-out Cirkus and delivered a show filled with such high emotions the front row were in tears by the encores. Loreen […]

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Charity Art Expo (CAE): A Celebration of Creativity and Philanthropy

⚜️ CAE is more than an art exhibition; it’s a grand celebration of creativity and charity, all in support of WWF. This upcoming event, scheduled to unfold at Sergel Hub, promises to be an extraordinary convergence of artistic brilliance and social responsibility. Reserve your entrance tickets today, here: TICKETMASTER Event Highlights: ⚜️ Your Presence Matters: […]

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Culture Movies Videos

Video interview: Tina Satter – director of Reality

Tina Satter brings her film Reality to Stockholm International Film Festival with great acceptance by the public. Reality is based on the FBI interrogation transcript of American intelligence leaker Reality Winner, which Satter previously staged as the play Is This a Room. It stars Sydney Sweeney as Winner, with Josh Hamilton and Marchánt Davis in supporting roles. During our interview we talked about the […]

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Community Culture Movies

Preserving Cinematic Heritage: Join Forces with Ethan and Maya Hawke to save Skandia Theatre!

Photos by Joar Vestergren Step into the enchanting world of Skandia Theatre, a century-old cinematic gem nestled in the heart of Stockholm on Drottninggatan. This iconic venue, which has been a beacon for film lovers for over 30 years, is now facing the threat of closure. The Stockholm International Film Festival, along with Hollywood stars […]

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Art Clothing Culture Fashion & Beauty Lifestyle

A Fusion of Elegance: Thalia Store Hosts a Fabulous Art, Fashion and Jewelry Extravaganza

In the heart of Stockholm, at Karlavägen 62, Thalia Store recently played host to an extraordinary evening that seamlessly blended the worlds of high fashion, captivating art, and jewelry. Thanks to the creative minds of Göran Alfredsson, talented artist Dennis Duolee, and Sophia Bernadotte, the event unfolded into a fabulous spectacle, leaving attendees enchanted. Photo […]

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Culture Festivals Movies

Stockholm International Film Festival awards

All photos by Karen Lundquist Greetings from the grandeur of the Bibliotek Live! Yesterday, the Stockholm International Film Festival 2023 unfolded with an air of sophistication and prestige. The luminous gala showcased an array of cinematic brilliance, and we’re thrilled to present the distinguished winners who took the stage by storm. Best Film: “The Settlers” […]

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Community Cooking Cooking Lifestyle Wine

Sthlm Food & Wine Fair: A Gastronomic Extravaganza

This weekend marked a culinary fiesta at the Sthlm Food & Wine Fair—a unique experience day where new flavors took center stage. Enthusiasts from near and far gathered for a delectable journey featuring wine and food tastings, inspiration from renowned chefs, champagne extravaganzas, mouthwatering pastries and chocolates, irresistible street food, an array of beers, spirits, […]

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Ethan and Maya Hawke with “Wildcat” in Stockholm

Text by Monika Lipanovich – Video by Karen Lundquist Before we dive into the cinematic world of “Wildcat”, let’s take a moment to appreciate the genuine and heartwarming relationship between Ethan and Maya Hawke. Their father-daughter bond is nothing short of remarkable – supportive, respectful, and allowing each other the space to shine individually. It’s […]

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