Sweden’s largest art museum, Nationalmuseum houses the nation’s collection of painting, sculpture, drawings, decorative arts and...
High-speed, high-thrill cruising through Stockholm and the archipelago on rigid, inflatable speedboats. Tours run for 90 minutes and...
St Jakobs Kyrka
Rising beside legendary opera house bistro Bakfickan, this sorbet-hued church sits in the cosiest pocket of Norrmalm (picture bicycles,...
The former home of the Royal Academy of Music now accommodates the Rikskonserter (Swedish Concert Institute). The graceful main hall...
Celebrity chef Matthias Dahlgren has settled in at the Grand Hôtel with a two-sided restaurant: there’s the formal, elegant Matsalen...
Lonely Planet review
Head here, inside the Grand Hôtel, for the famous breakfast buffet or the gluttonous smörgåsbord. Get in early for a window seat and tuck into both hot and cold Swedish staples, including gravadlax with almond potatoes, herring, meatballs and lingonberry jam. It’s like a belt-busting crash course in classic Nordic flavours.