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A weekend in Stockholm // Foodie-Heaven & Vintage Love

By now it’s no secret anymore, that I have a total crush on Swedish culture, food, design, and shopping. My fingers were prickling with the urge to write this second travel guide on Sweden about Stockholm and share some of the magic with you. I feel like the Swedes just got a hang of a healthy and sustainable lifestyle (if you cut away the amazing “kanelbulle”, their signature cinnamon rolls). So I gave you a brief overview of general info on Sweden in the Gothenburg Guide already, so let me get right in there… Notes on the side Stockholm is a beautiful city just to wander around so go out and explore! Be sure to hit Gamla Stan, the little island and old town where the little narrow streets and corners invite you to get lost. While the “main island” of Stockholm is great for some hip bars, restaurants, and the common…

A weekend in Gothenburg // Healthy Food & Sustainable Shopping

Oh, I am crushing on Sweden big time! The food, the people, the architecture, the gloomy energy… so here it is, the first part of my Sweden Travel Guide, a take on the country’s second largest city: Gothenburg. My boyfriend is spending his semester abroad in this gem of a country (I didn’t go for it as it’s too cold for me haha) and we made getting him here a fun little road trip – my favorite way to travel! So he packed his parents car the way other people set high scores in Tetris and we hit the road to Kiel, where the car got a break already as we took an overnight ferry from here. What an adventure! The so-called Stena Line takes off at the harbor in Kiel at around 7 pm and arrives in Gothenburg at around 9 am the next morning. It has a casino,…