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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

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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

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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

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The Nordic Museum and Its Breathtaking Home on Djurgården in Stockholm

I am sure every Stockholmer and likely most travellers who ever visited the Swedish capital recognise the monumental building of the Nordic Museum (Nordiska Museet) standing near Djurgårdsbron Bridge at the Royal Djurgården. How often do you think about where the museum’s enormous collection of artefacts came from or who stood behind its creation, though?…Read more

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The Royal Stables: 5 Centuries of Tradition in a Prominent Location

Horses are as related to monarchies as royal jewels, thrones, palaces, and the nobility. Just like the nobles and the monarchs, royal horses are no regular creatures, and their homes must reflect that. Thankfully, Sweden is no exception which is why in this post, we discover not only the current home of the noblest of horses in the country but also the history of royal stables in Stockholm.Read more