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Sunset in Stockholm. Two men are sitting and talking. The sun is shining, the sky is clear.
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Locals

Preamble :

Find your way off the beaten path with personal guides and tips from the people living here.

Eat like a local

The people of Stockholm reveal their favorite restaurants!

My regular haunts around Nytorget

My regular haunts around Nytorget

Categories :Restaurants

My Asian food favorites in Stockholm

My Asian food favorites in Stockholm

Categories :Cafés

Five places to eat authentic Greek food in Stockholm

Five places to eat authentic Greek food in Stockholm

Categories :Restaurants

My regular haunts around Nytorget

My regular haunts around Nytorget

Categories :Restaurants

My Asian food favorites in Stockholm

My Asian food favorites in Stockholm

Categories :Cafés

Five places to eat authentic Greek food in Stockholm

Five places to eat authentic Greek food in Stockholm

Categories :Restaurants

What is the Secret Formula of Stockholm?

Get to know Stockholm's Locals

Find your way off the beaten path with personal guides and tips from the people living here.

Lillie Klefelt

Lillie Klefelt

"Being able to easily get around Stockholm and enjoying the wonderful surroundings is just magic"
Lindsey LaMont

Lindsey LaMont

"Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart."
Alexander Eldblom Stefanidis

Alexander Eldblom Stefanidis

"I love Stockholm's open spaces and all its urban nature."
Nataša Marijana

Nataša Marijana

"The best thing about Stockholm nightlife is its mix of different people and styles of music."
Innocent Mugenga

Innocent Mugenga

"I love collaborating on new ideas in a city that embraces innovation."
Clara Nazhadeian

Clara Nazhadeian

"I'd rather stand on a stage than sit in front of it"
Saadia Hussain

Saadia Hussain

"Art is a human right."
Jiasi Maciel

Jiasi Maciel

"I'm a friend of the night."
Amani Othman

Amani Othman

"As a lover of coffee I'm in the right place."
Nick Harinos

Nick Harinos

"Stockholm is at the heart of innovation and progress. Dive in and absorb it!"
Nadya Gruner

Nadya Gruner

"Sprinkle life with extra everything"
Shaena Harrison

Shaena Harrison

"I love connecting people."
Lech Ignatowicz

Lech Ignatowicz

"I get to enjoy a lot more time with my daughter than I would have been able to elsewhere."
Anne Pihl

Anne Pihl

"Stockholm offers great work-life balance"
Pehr and Richard Hante

Pehr and Richard Hante

"Watching Stockholm slowly wake up is a marvelous way to start your day."
Ingegerd Wallén

Ingegerd Wallén

"I'm forever the student"
Sophie Miskiw

Sophie Miskiw

"Stockholm is a great place to be your own boss."
Magnus Engvall

Magnus Engvall

"I'm a sun and light junkie"
Rachael Dixon

Rachael Dixon

"Stepping out of your comfort zone to make contacts, professionally and privately is the key to enjoying life in this incredible city."
Samantha Govender

Samantha Govender

"It never takes long to find a lake or forest"
Tomas Spragg Nilsson

Tomas Spragg Nilsson

"Embrace Stockholm's nature and fika."
Anna Blyablina

Anna Blyablina

"Thirst for knowledge"
Alan Koliji

Alan Koliji

"Be passionate for change"

Warm fall activities

Find a relaxing day spa, a fascinating museum shop, or take a refreshing jog through Stockholm.

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Categories :Activities

My top outdoor workout routes in Stockholm

My top outdoor workout routes in Stockholm

Categories :Activities

Sunny walks with stunning views

Sunny walks with stunning views

Categories :Activities

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Categories :Activities

My top outdoor workout routes in Stockholm

My top outdoor workout routes in Stockholm

Categories :Activities

Sunny walks with stunning views

Sunny walks with stunning views

Categories :Activities

Stories by locals

My favorite Saturday walk on Södermalm

My favorite Saturday walk on Södermalm

Categories :Attractions

Make a foodtrip in Stockholm

Make a foodtrip in Stockholm

Categories :Restaurants

Find your nightclub outfit in Södermalm's secondhand shops

Find your nightclub outfit in Södermalm's secondhand shops

Categories :Shopping

Late night gaming in Stockholm

Late night gaming in Stockholm

Categories :Bars & Nightlife

Take a culture trip through Stockholm

Take a culture trip through Stockholm

Categories :Attractions

4 great spots for an outdoor breakfast

4 great spots for an outdoor breakfast

Categories :Attractions

My perfect day enjoying culture and nature with kids

My perfect day enjoying culture and nature with kids

Categories :Attractions

Treat yourself with luxury shopping on Östermalm

Treat yourself with luxury shopping on Östermalm

Categories :Shopping

Why becoming a parent in Stockholm is like starting a business

Why becoming a parent in Stockholm is like starting a business

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

Ringvägen: A street that swapped meat-and-potatoes for international cuisine

Ringvägen: A street that swapped meat-and-potatoes for international cuisine

Categories :Restaurants

Five fantastic ‘walk and talk’ routes in Stockholm

Five fantastic ‘walk and talk’ routes in Stockholm

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

4 lovely dating spots in Stockholm

4 lovely dating spots in Stockholm

Categories :Restaurants

The best museum shops in Stockholm

The best museum shops in Stockholm

Categories :Shopping

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Where I find mindfulness in the city

Categories :Activities

Introducing padel, Stockholm’s fastest growing and trendiest sport

Introducing padel, Stockholm’s fastest growing and trendiest sport

Categories :Activities

Gender equality in Stockholm - ‘It would be hard for me to move somewhere else now’

Gender equality in Stockholm - ‘It would be hard for me to move somewhere else now’

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

Why CrossFit in Stockholm is a great option for international residents

Why CrossFit in Stockholm is a great option for international residents

Categories :Activities

My favorite museum lunch spots

My favorite museum lunch spots

Categories :Restaurants

Local tips for international talent

How to kickstart your career in Stockholm

How to kickstart your career in Stockholm

Categories :Find a job

How to adapt to the work culture in Stockholm

How to adapt to the work culture in Stockholm

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

We are always looking for talent like you

We are always looking for talent like you

Categories :Before

Building a brand in Stockholm: crucial do’s and don’ts

Building a brand in Stockholm: crucial do’s and don’ts

Categories :Start a business

How the Stockholm lifestyle boosts your career, creativity and wellbeing

How the Stockholm lifestyle boosts your career, creativity and wellbeing

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

20 things I wish I’d known before moving to Stockholm

20 things I wish I’d known before moving to Stockholm

Categories :Before

Five new Stockholmers who are supercharging the city's life science scene

Five new Stockholmers who are supercharging the city's life science scene

Categories :Start a business

Why Stockholm is a great city for entrepreneurs

Why Stockholm is a great city for entrepreneurs

Categories :Start a business

How I started my freelance career in Stockholm

How I started my freelance career in Stockholm

Categories :Start a business

Gender equality in Stockholm - ‘It would be hard for me to move somewhere else now’

Gender equality in Stockholm - ‘It would be hard for me to move somewhere else now’

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

How I found ‘my people’ in Stockholm

How I found ‘my people’ in Stockholm

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

What to know about networking in Stockholm

What to know about networking in Stockholm

Categories :Your life in Stockholm

What it’s like to work in Stockholm’s fintech industry

What it’s like to work in Stockholm’s fintech industry

Categories :Before

Meet the ecologist growing sustainable greens for Stockholm's top chefs

Meet the ecologist growing sustainable greens for Stockholm's top chefs

Categories :Start a business