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The National Museum Reopens!

Big news! In February of 2013, The National Museum in Stockholm closed for renovations and last week (on October 13th), after 5½ years, they finally opened again for the public. Not only is the National Museum Sweden’s premiere museum for classic art a…

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Feather Exhibition at Etnografiska

This past weekend I visited the Museum of Ethnography (Etnografiska museet) to see their exhibition Feathers. Ethnography is “the study and systematic recording of human cultures”, so this is a museum dedicated to different cultures from around the wor…

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Christmas Overview 2018

Ho, ho, ho! Too early? Actually, each year I seem to post this information earlier and earlier as I start getting e-mails with questions on what to see and do in Stockholm during the holiday season. In the coming months I will be posting articles about…

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Restaurant T8NG

I had the opportunity the other evening to try a relatively new restaurant called T8NG that has opened up just a couple of blocks from the Hotel Rival. T8NG, pronounced “tong”, serves Chinese cuisine, however it is definitely not your run-of-the-mill C…

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The Square Kungsträdgården

Pools and…Kungsträdgården is the square/park that is considered by many to be the center of Stockholm, and chances are high that you will visit or pass through this square at some point during your visit to the city, especially as several of Stockhol…

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