Lady Patricia

Bar in Södermalm

Image by Adam Grimshaw Lonely Planet

Half-price seafood, nonstop dance music and decks packed with sexy Swedes and drag queens make this former royal yacht a gay Sunday-night ritual (though you can now visit five nights a week). Head to the upper dance floor (past the pirates in the riggings) where lager-happy punters sing along to Swedish Eurovision entries with a bemusing lack of irony.

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