Stockholm Metro: The World’s Longest Art Gallery

The Stockholm Metro – About With 100 stops and 65.7 miles (105.7 kilometers) in length, and nearly all stations have been decorated by artists. Wonderful artists had been chosen to decorate the many stations since the Stockholm metro opened in the 1950’s and even today there are new stations opening. Not only do you get Read More

Travel – Hacking the Baltic

*There are no ads in this post* It is fairly easy to travel around Europe without using a car or a plane. The Baltic is no exception. Depending on the capital you are starting out there are several travel options. Unfortunately, depending on where you are a train may not be feasible. For instance, if Read More

The Ultimate Budget-Friendly Foodie’s guide to Stockholm

Now, most of these are not on a list for the best restaurants or food joints in Stockholm, but they should be. These are my absolute favorites, either I frequent them because of they’re quick and cheap or proximity to where I live/work. Hermans This is a vegetarian restaurant but do not let that fact Read More

7 things I cut out of my budget

Make-up. Now this one was very hard for me to do as I loved to do my make-up and try new looks. I had to do this one slowly because I also had to learn to not associated self-confidence with this. I still have mascara, concealer, and lipsticks, but I do not buy as often Read More

Adelsö and Björkö

Two islands in the Stockholm archipelago that are steeped in Viking history. On Björkö, there was a Viking town called Birka that was abandoned towards the end of the Viking period, around 1000 AD. Archaeological excavations have been taking place at this location and it has become well documented. Very little exists of the original Read More