4 days in Stockholm: Photo tour

My recent city break to Stockholm has resulted in plenty of amazing photos. It is always a difficult thing, choosing the best to share without me clogging up your respective internet pipes. Many pictures evoke quite vivid memories of the moment itself which, while having special significance to me, may be lost on those who have not been.

So in creating this photo tour, my hope is for you to enjoy some breathtaking views of this beautiful city.

If it inspires anything more, that’ll be a bonus.


Left: On the way to Djurgarden  Right: Crossing the bridge from BlasieHolmen to Skeppsholmen

Royal palaces

Top: Kungliga Slottet (The Royal Palace) in Gamla Stan Bottom: Palace of Drottningholm on Lake Malaren


Left: Stadshuset (City Hall), Kungsholmen  Right: Riksdagshuset (Parliament Building), Gamla Stan


Top: From Kastellholmen  Bottom: Waterfront between Blasieholmen and Djurgarden


Left: Old boat moorings, Skeppsholmen   Right: Skeppsholmen Church and moored freighter, af Chapman – built in 1888 and serving as a youth hostel since 1949


Top: View of Stokyrkan (Stockholm Cathedral) from the rooftop deck at the Lord Nelson Hotel, Gamla Stan   Bottom: Adolf Fredik Kyrka, Norrmalm


Left: Hilly streets in Sodermalm   Right: Dappled lanes in Gamla Stan


Left: View of Riksbron from Norrbro   Right: Jacobs Kyrka, consecrated in 1643, Norrmalm

View from Sodermalm

View of Gamla Stan from Monteliusvagen, Sodermalm