Volksgarten park in Vienna

Introduction to Vienna, Austria: The City of Elegance, Art, and Music

Right at the beginning of this post in which I introduce you to the city of Vienna, its atmosphere, some of my favourite places, and more, I must make a confession. Vienna has long been close to my heart. Growing up, the Austrian capital was a real metropolis I would get to visit from time to time. It had everything I imagined a proper big city should have. A rich history, mindboggling architecture, excellent public transport, diversity……Read more

Royal College of Music in Stockholm

Places of Interest: 7 Places to Admire Modern Architecture in Stockholm

Generally, city visitors tend to give more importance to historical places when they are choosing spots to visit. While history and its creations are often fascinating, I believe, we should not overlook modern places around us and their stories. In this post, you will, therefore, find the most beautiful pieces of modern architecture you can see in Stockholm.Read more

Former Kreditbanken building in Norrmalmstorg, Norrmalm, Stockholm

Norrmalmstorg Robbery Which Defined the Stockholm Syndrome

It is 10:02 in the morning on Thursday, 23 August 1973 when a masked man enters the Kreditbanken at Norrmalmstorg in Stockholm and fires a few shots from his machine gun into the ceiling. His face is painted black, he is wearing a wig and sunglasses and has a big bag on his shoulders. The…Read more

Places of Interest: 12 Places to Visit in and around Riga

Riga, the capital of Latvia, a country in Northern Europe, is not only one of the most beautiful cities in the whole of Europe. It’s also way more affordable than most of the capitals in Northern and Western Europe. Riga, especially its historic center, is well known because of its stunning architecture yet there is much more to it than the city’s captivating old town.Read more

Aula Medica at Karolinska Institute

Karolinska Institute, Aula Medica, and Their Inspiring Story

It is not worth hiding that I enjoy ingenious combinations of tradition with modernity. When done well, modern additions to historic sites can greatly enhance their quality. Integrating modern technologies into the areas of life where they were previously unavailable while preserving the existing value creates more pleasant and seamless experiences for people.Read more