Cruise Planner: Midsommar & Other Events You Will Not Want To Miss When Cruising To/From Stockholm

On March 2, 2012, in ABBA Tours, Fotografiska, Millennium Tours, National Museum, Skansen, by alundgren

One hundred years after August Strindberg passed away, his lifetime achievements continue to glow as brightly as ever. Strindberg is probably the most well-known Swedish author of all times (despite Stieg Larsson’s more recent success with the Millennium trilogy). The fact that it’s been 100 years since Strindberg passed away will not go unnoticed in Stockholm, which […]

Billboard Buzz, See The City Where The Movie Was Filmed: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

On December 21, 2011, in Attractions, Millennium Tours, by Ralph Grizzle

I can’t wait to see the Hollywood version of “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo.” Earlier this year, I watched the Swedish version, with rapt attentiveness, despite having to follow the dialogue through subtitles (in all, there were three Swedish movies based on the Stieg Larsson trilogy, known as “The Millennium Series,” and I have […]

Cruising Style 2012: Dress Like Lisbeth Salander As The World Prepares For A New Millennium

On November 23, 2011, in Live From Stockholm, Millennium Tours, Södermalm, by alundgren

With a little more than one month to go before the second version of the first film in the Millennium trilogy premieres in cinemas all over the world, the interest in the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo seems to be on the rise. One Swedish retail company would like to see the whole world dress […]

The Do-It-Yourself Millennium Tour

On September 16, 2011, in Activities, Attractions, Drottningholm, Millennium Tours, Pubs, Restaurants, Södermalm, by Aaron Saunders

When Steig Larsson’s so-called Millennium Trilogy was sweeping the literary world and winning the widespread praise of readers around the world, it also had a secondary effect: the Swedish capital of Stockholm was suddenly thrust into the limelight in ways the tourist industry here could have only dreamed of. After all, Stockholm and its surrounding […]

Azamara Club Cruises Shore Excursions in Stockholm

Extended time in port allows for maximum sightseeing Azamara Club Cruises will be in Sweden’s capital three times this summer. Guests embarking Azamara Journey on July 14th or July 28th in Stockholm will have two days to enjoy the city. Part of Azamara’s philosophy is to give cruise passengers destination immersion, meaning longer stays in […]

Crystal Cruises Shore Excursions in Stockholm

Dragon Tattoos, Vikings, and Hot-Air Balloons await Crystal Serenity guests in Stockholm Cruise guests on luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises are invited to explore pop culture through Stieg Larsson’s Stockholm, get an exclusive tour of the Vasa museum to see a restored Viking warship or float high above the city in a hot-air balloon on a Crystal […]