A Bit of Sweden – Fjäderholmarna

Not even thirty minutes from central Stockholm, there is a tiny island where, once you’re ashore, you feel world’s away from the big city. Fjäderholmarna may not be so easy to pronounce for non-Swedes, but you’ll want to figure it out for your next trip to Stockholm. On the footsteps of the archipelago, it’s like a Bite-Sized Bit of Eastern Swedish with enough eating, drinking & being merry establishments to fill the day.

A heavenly little boat picks you up from the Gamla Stan pier in central Stockholm & before you can say Fjäderholmarna …you’re there.
Fjäderholmarna Bryggeri

Our first stop was the home-grown island brewery, Fjäderholmarna Bryggeri. Sit outside and watch the passengers arrive and depart while sipping their Short Sail IPA or Wit the F*** Weiss […]

July 15th, 2016|Destinations, Stockholm, Sweden|3 Comments

A Bit of Stockholm – A Morning for Design

Ikea.  For too many people, Swedish Design is Ikea. I admit I too have a house filled with “The Wonderful Everyday,” but I know there is so much more to Swedish Design than my Billy Bookcase, my Regissör cabinet and Fantastisk napkins. A weekend trip to Stockholm proved me right.

March 10th, 2015|Destinations, Stockholm, Sweden|4 Comments