Stockholm is well-known for its unique geography. The Stockholm archipelago, known as 'skärgården' to its locals, is a cluster of some 30,000 islands, skerries and rocks and begins just a few minutes away from the city of Stockholm.
Stockholm is famed for its quaint Old Town (Gamla Stan) filled with cobblestone streets and ochre-colored buildings. Here you'll find the 13th-century Cathedral and the Royal Palace. Other Stockholm highlights include a vast section interesting museums, including The Vasa Museum, the photography art museum Fotografiska, the fabulous ABBA The Museum and the Open-Air Museum Skansen. Find lots of inspiration for your trip to Stockholm here on the site.