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Restaurant Unn

Restaurant Unn

Intimate dining for 8 at UnnLes Clefs d\'Or Sweden was invited last night to try Restaurant Unn, the sister restaurant of Tak Stockholm... which I visited recently. You can almost describe Unn as being a dining experience within a restaurant, as...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-18 16:05:24
Sightseeing in Stockholm with Strömma 2018

Sightseeing in Stockholm with Strömma 2018

This past Monday, I was invited (along with other Stockholm hotel staff) to the annual presentation of the year\'s sightseeing options by the Strömma company ahead of the busy summer season. Strömma is the largest sightseeing operator in the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-14 16:05:28
Åhléns City Department Store

Åhléns City Department Store

Press image from Åhlens.I was visiting the Åhléns City department store the other day and it struck me that I have never written an article about this popular Stockholm shopping landmark. These days Åhléns is actually a chain of department stores...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-11 16:05:19
Gamla Stan (the old town)

Gamla Stan (the old town)

The German Church in the evening.While writing an article about the restaurant Fem Små Hus recently, I noticed that it has been awhile since I wrote an overview/guide about Gamla Stan and it would probably be good with an update now that the summer...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-04-01 16:04:34
Restaurant Fem Små Hus

Restaurant Fem Små Hus

I had dinner with a Concierge colleague last week at the restaurant a smaller group as you can dine in your own room, making it a private dining experience. They have a nice bar as well on the street level with a great outdoor terrace during the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-28 16:04:30
Spring Art Exhibitions 2018

Spring Art Exhibitions 2018

Mayo, Coups de Bâtons, 1937 © Mayo BildupphovsrättFrom "Art et Liberté" at Moderna.We have had a few sunny days now and the snow is starting to melt. Finally, and just in time for Easter! But keep in mind that Swedish spring is very fickle......
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-24 16:04:26
Storage Lockers at the Central Train Station

Storage Lockers at the Central Train Station

Taking a little break from restaurants, stores and museums to pass on some practical information. From time to time, I have been asked if there are storage facilities at the main train station, usually by hotel guests who might have an evening...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-21 16:06:19
Swedish Crystal from Målerås

Swedish Crystal from Målerås

Swedish crystal and glass is world famous and visitors to Stockholm often purchase some crystal (candleholders, vases, tableware, glasses, art peieces, etc.) to take home with them, whether for themselves or as presents for loved ones. There are...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-16 16:04:37
Best Stockholm Restaurants in the White Guide 2018

Best Stockholm Restaurants in the White Guide 2018

While the Michelin Guide is very popular with travellers visiting a foreign city and searching for the best restaurants, the White Guide is another good tool for finding great restaurants in Sweden. In some ways it is even better than the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-10 16:04:06
Easter in Stockholm 2018

Easter in Stockholm 2018

Easter Lunch!Photo by Marie Andersson/SkansenAs I look outside and watch the snow pile up, Easter feels far away. But it is just two weeks away! To start off with... the Swedish word for Easter is Påsk (good to know when visiting the city on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-08 16:06:51
ABBA the Museum- 5 Year Anniversary & New Exhibition Coming

ABBA the Museum- 5 Year Anniversary & New Exhibition Coming

Yesterday I had the pleasure of visiting ABBA the Museum for a tour of the museum and a meeting/ dinner in their restaurant with my fellow Stockholm Concierge. I have, of course, visited the museum on several occasions... click here to read about my...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-07 16:04:45
Be Italian at Eataly Stockholm

Be Italian at Eataly Stockholm

Eataly recently opened its doors here in Stockholm. I had been to Eataly in midtown Manhattan a couple of years ago and loved the concept, so I was looking forward to them opening in Sweden. I have to admit to being a little dense at first and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-03-03 16:04:50
Secrets of Couture at Sven Harry's Art Museum

Secrets of Couture at Sven Harry's Art Museum

This past weekend I visited Sven Harry\'s Konstmuseum (art museum) with a friend to see their fashion exhibition "Secrets of Couture" (running until April 2nd). This is one of my favorite of the smaller museums in Stockholm. Sven Harry\'s has...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-02-22 16:05:16
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