Ibis Stockholm Hagersten
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Sweden. What does it conjure up in the mind? Volvo's and Vikings? Blonde's, Bjorn's and Benny's? Ikea too of course! There are lots we associate with Sweden, but Sweden has some surprises too. Whether it is the excellent state of the Aussie Dollar at the moment, or it is just so, but we did not find Sweden as expensive as we had feared. We were a …
Top 10 things to do in Stockholm;
10. Gamla Stan - we walked around the Old Town so much to see, old buildings and lots of hidden alleyways (avoid weekends, it is much more enjoyable without all the people).
9. On Saturday we attended a block party in Mariatoget, loads of different type of music being played in the streets (this …
... career on display and a lot of interesting stories about how the band came about. Plus I got to dance to ABBA without being massively drunk (OK I had one beer beforehand). ABBA are from Stockholm and they love it, it came through in the museum where they talked about their lives in Stockholm plus their country houses elsewhere in Sweden where they wrote a lot of songs. The museum itself was only opened this year.
We also ...
... 30 minutes) until finally, exhausted we reached the very aptly named “Victory Hotel”.
Having attempted this feat for a second time and almost killing ourselves in the process we were not surprised when Trevor announced “I’m never doing that again” - so Trevor’s decision has been made, it is going to be Taxis for him from now on and Sally and I can please ourselves if we choose to join him or not ...
... been tricky to get used to and will make coming back very disappointing. It's great to be out and about at 10:30 and be able to see around easily. After a while we worked our way back to a closer train station and hit a market for food to make for dinner and more for lunch on he train back to Gothenburg tomorrow. We will get back with enough time to place our bags and then head to the stadium for some pre-game entertainment and ultimately Finland vs Sweden soccer. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
Staff were friendly and helpful. The location was out of the way unless you have transport, second last stop on the T14 subway line (Vastertorp) then a 500 metre walk. No WIFI in hotel however internet terminal available at a cost.
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