Free tours around Stockholm
Nearly sixty bridges and fourteen islands give Stockholm a status of a Northern Venice. However, the Swedish capital got the name “big but small” given by travelers. The reason is that Stockholm is not stretched around like the majority of modern cities. It makes the capital incredibly convenient – you may check almost all attractions by simply traveling on foot.
Travel on foot
According to the foreign tourists’ opinion, the best possible way is to travel around Stockholm on foot. A lot of people go to join free walking tour in Stockholm every day. The classical urban arrangement opens an endless number of opportunities for everybody.
Walking is certainly the most sensible way to investigate Swedish capital. The interesting places are literally everywhere and all one needs to do is to notice them in time. If you wish to get inspiration you may start with, let’s say, the Great Hall or with Riddarholmen Church. Stockholm history is enchanting, you will quickly find that.
You will definitely be really surprised with Stockholm subway look. Stockholm fans like saying that each station is a masterpiece. Some tourists buy a day ticket and simply travel one by one station to see all of them. As a matter of fact a lot of walking routes have metro stations included.
Create your own route
A visit to Stockholm doesn’t consider that you have to plan your route. People often discover something incredible when they don’t plan it. Thus in Stockholm it could be more sensible to join a free walking tour but not to pay for a package one.
Some places like Royal National park certainly deserve more attention than bus tours offer. A group tour will not allow you to stay there long enough. There is an unmatched meditative surrounding there. Tourists often go there alone to think and to relax.
Don’t you know about the most worthy places in Stockholm? There are 70 interesting museums available for all tourists. There are various museums exhibiting different things.
Relax and get fun
The proper time of a visit to Stockholm can provide a lot of pleasant surprising things. For example, you have hardly thought that local kids can dress just like for Halloween and demand candies on Easter. One will never find a more strange way to celebrate Easter when he or she sees Swedish children dressed exactly like Halloween monsters.
Crayfish parties attract really a lot of people including curious tourists. This drinking and eating feast is held annually in August. All local people are fond of crayfish parties and they will be glad if you come. You will be amused with the funny atmosphere there.
No plan is needed
Finally, the main aim of any traveling is making people happy. Some tourists entertain in bars and clubs, others like visiting museums and the rest prefers something different. Don’t make yourself bored going to the places you are not really interested in. Do what you want and don’t look at others. Relax, open your mind and let Stockholm enchant you!