Sweden

48 hours in Stockholm. Part 2.

admin / November 21, 2017

The first part of my weekend escape to Sweden’s capital Stockholm is here. Our day 2 started with a visit to Stockholm’s no. 1 museum – Vasa museum. The whole museum is dedicated to Swedish ship, which drowned in the beginning of it’s first journey. Destroyed by a wind gust… The quided tour is essential in this museum, because there are lots of interesting facts and background stories covering the history of building this ship. The ship was built in XVII century, and almost 95 percent of the ship seen today is original. The ship is massive, that id doesn’t…

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Sweden

48 hours in Stockholm. Part 1.

admin / November 21, 2017

Stockholm is an amazing city. Expensive – yes, but it’s one of the best destinations for a weekend escape. 48 hours in Stockholm is not enough to explore this Scandinavian gem, but there is plenty to visit in this short period of time. I’ve got a great present for my 29 year birthday – plane tickets to Stockholm. My husband was working there at that time, so it was a great chance to visit him and explore a new city. So here I was after 4 hour ride to Riga airport and 50 minute flight, when the plane just takes off…

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