Explore the Lake Mälaren

Explore the Lake Mälaren

The third largest lake of Sweden is the Lake Mälaren. It occupies a large area of about 1,140 km², with its greatest depth at 64 m. There are islands on the surface of the lake, with the two largest of Svartsjölandet and Selaön. The island of Björkö is famous for housing the UNESCO World Heritage Site named Birka. It is famous for being a Viking Age settlement. The Drottningholm Palace is also a highlight of the lake, being located on Lovön Island. The lake is a great tourist attracti... [ read more ]

Top 3 Most Beautiful Castles in Stockholm

Top 3 Most Beautiful Castles in Stockholm

The first word that is coming to our mind when we are talking about Stockholm is that is: beautiful. During the centuries Stockholm turned to be a major international city with plenty of cultural and historical heritage. Great shopping and cultural centers and also medieval buildings and wonderful castles can all be found in this beautiful city. In the following we made a list with the top 3 most beautiful castles in Stockholm, all of them are worth see castles so if you have the opportunity d... [ read more ]