2017 – Stockholm to Stockholm

Overall in 2017, we did around 900 miles from Oxelösund back to Oxelösund via Helsinki. We started May 27th and arrived back on August 3rd. Initially we headed up through Södertälje to Lake Mälaren and explored there for a few days. We then took the back route into Stockholm, changed …

Pottering to Paradise

After a murky and wet day of sightseeing round Stockholm, the weather turned sunny today and we headed off to the bay modestly known as ‘Paradise’ (Paradiset in Swedish). Paradiset is a bay between the islands of Finnhamn and Ingmarsö. With entrances from the south and the north, it is …

Stockholm to Vaxholm to Stockholm

A day out today. After a couple of days sightseeing in Stockholm, we decided to venture into the edge of the archipelago. We headed off early morning to Vaxholm. It is only around 10 miles from central Stockholm, but has a totally different feel about it. Vaxholm stands on the …

Mariefred to Stockholm

After a lovely day and a half in Mariefred looking round the town and the castle, we decided to move directly on to Stockholm. With strong winds and rain forecast for Wednesday, it seemed that the best bet was to be in Stockholm and be able to see the museums …