Phaidon's Wallpaper City Guide to Stockholm now singles out the district of
Vasastan along with Östermalm, Skeppsholmen, Norrmalm, Södermalm, Gamla
Stan, Kungsholmen and Djurgården as the city's most enticing and satisfying
Situated on one of the world's most beautiful harbors, Stockholm has set the benchmark for civilized urban living since the time of the Vikings. Tony Griffiths reveals a city of power, intrigue, and murder; of scientists and investors; and a sensual city, home of Greta Garbo and the smörgåsbord. Its medieval period saw the Vasa dynasty turn a small town into the capital of a dominant European power and a major trading port. In the Napoleonic era, Stockholm established itself as a center of both technical and social innovation. While the city has suffered more than its fair share of misfortune, Stockholm's cultural and commercial elite transformed it into a community which now welcomes innovation and spreads the fruits of its achievements far beyond its borders.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Situated on one of the world's most beautiful harbors, Stockholm has set the benchmark for civilized urban living since the time of the Vikings. Tony Griffiths reveals a city of power, intrigue, and murder; of scientists and investors; and a sensual city, home of Greta Garbo and the smörgåsbord. Its
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-13 - Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
Situated on Lake Malaren on one of the world's most beautiful harbours, Stockholm has set the benchmark for civilized city-living since the time of the Vikings. Its medieval regal period saw the Vasa dynasty turn a small town in the shadow of Uppsala into the capital city of a dominant
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-19 - Publisher: Penguin
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Stockholm will lead you straight to the best attractions this city has to offer. The guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans, and reconstructions of major architectural sights, plus an easy-to-use street index. DK's insider travel tips and essential local information will help you discover the best
This pocket-sized travel bible unearth the hippest nightlife, the buzziest hotels, the coolest retail, the most influential art galleries and cultural spaces, the best in local design and the contemporary architecture that defines Stockholm. Perfectly sized for travel, discreet and easy to use, so you don't feel like a tourist,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: A Hedonist's guide to...
This beautiful archipelago city comes alive for those seeking to really explore beneath the skin of Stockholm — it’s not just about chiseled cheekbones and meticulous design, there’s so much more, be it world-class cooking, decadent hotels, and chic shopping. It is this attention to detail that makes this guide