The 12 Best Weekend Getaways from Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is a beautiful city packed with rich history and interesting attractions. There’s plenty to see and do from exploring Gamla Stan to partying in Södermalm.

But, Stockholm is also a great jumping off point for exploring other nearby cities. The capital is well-connected by trains, planes and ferries, making it easy to see and experience more of Sweden, Scandinavia, the Nordics and even the Baltics.

To help you plan your next city break, here are the top 12 weekend getaways from Stockholm , Sweden. 

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The 10 Best Day Trips from Stockholm

Stockholm is an absolutely amazing city packed with stunning attractions and historic landmarks, interesting museums and stylish shops. Whether you’re here for two days, two weeks or two years, it’s easy to lose yourself in the streets of Gamla Stan and Södermalm, meandering through every alley and exploring every nook and cranny the capital has to offer.

But with Viking towns and the incredible archipelago just a short ride away, you might just want to leave the city behind and experience a bit more of Sweden. That’s why today, I’m sharing with you my favourite places outside of the city. From rustic retreats to medieval cities, there’s something for travellers of all ages, styles and interests on this list.

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The Best Christmas Markets in Stockholm

Christmas Markets are one of my favourite festive activities. Filled with delicious food, tasty drinks, twinkle lights and plenty of merriment, there’s no better place to get into the holiday spirit than a Christmas market.

When it comes to Christmas Markets, Stockholm is pretty spoiled. In almost every corner of the city, you’ll find some sort of a market to peruse, explore and enjoy. Whether you’re looking for traditional handicrafts or modern and eclectic finds, there’s a Christmas market somewhere in the city that will perfectly suit your style.

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Petite Adventures Month in Review: November 2018

Well, here we are, the last four weeks of 2018. I know I say it every month, but I honestly have no clue where this year has gone. At times I feel like I have so much to show for it, and other times I can’t believe how much more there is to do before we say goodbye to 2018.

But, this post isn’t about that (that’s next month). This post is a chance to look back at where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to these last couple of weeks.

So, let’s jump right to it. Here’s my month in review for November 2018.

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Petite Adventures Month in Review: October 2018

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I have no clue where this last month has gone. I feel like it was just yesterday that we kicked off October and yet here we are, a quarter of the way through November. This year is moving at an alarming rate, which is only further proof that I’m getting seriously old.

But we’re not here to talk about my rapid descent into senior citizenship. Click through to see what I’ve been up to these last few weeks. Continue reading “Petite Adventures Month in Review: October 2018”