Viking Line Stockholm to Helsinki


 Viking Line Stockholm to Helsinki  |  Scandinavia  |  Transitioning from Sweden to Russia, I found the perfect way to do it, including a beautiful destination as Finland and Helsinki in between. So I took the Viking Line Cruise from Stockholm, Sweden to Helsinki, Finland. Almost a 14 hours voyage along the waters of the Baltic Sea, with some spectacular  views of the Swedish Archipielago, and the coasts of Finland. Continue reading Viking Line Stockholm to Helsinki

BERNS Asiatiska Restaurant

BERNS Asiatiska Restaurant  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  Finally I have found my favorite hang out venue in Stockholm. When I travel I am very territorial, and always like to have my set of restaurant and bar, where I can enjoy great drinks, have a fabulous dinner and be surrounded by a chic/cool crowd and ambiance. Let me tell you that I have official found it. The first ever Asian restaurant of Stockholm, located at the coolest, sophisticated-edgy BERNS. Continue reading BERNS Asiatiska Restaurant

SPRITMUSEUM an ABSOLUT Stockholm

SPRITMUSEUM an ABSOLUT Stockholm  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  Have you ever thought about seeing ABSOLUT Vodka being shown as an exhibition in a museum ? Well now this is reality at the brand new SPRITMUSEUM at Galärvarvet in Stockholm. A total collection of 850 pieces, with only a few now on display. Lots of Did you Know moments, which make this exhibition quite illustrative and interesting.  Continue reading SPRITMUSEUM an ABSOLUT Stockholm

Royal Canal Boat Tour Stockholm

Royal Canal Boat Tour Stockholm  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  This morning I came to  Nybroplan Port to take the Royal Canal Boat tour. A scenery sightseeing tour through the greener parts of Stockholm. Leaving the inner city behind, enter the peaceful Djurgarden canal and island, former hunting grounds of the Swedish Royalty. Continue reading Royal Canal Boat Tour Stockholm

Secret Love at Ostasiatiska Museet

Secret Love at Ostasiatiska Museet  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  If there is something I love to do when I visit Stockholm, is to come and see the multiple exhibitions that happen all year round and all over the city. My favorites are the photography exhibitions, that you might find at the Fotografiska Museet or in this case at the Ostasiatiska MuseetContinue reading Secret Love at Ostasiatiska Museet

My Day & Night exploring Stockholm

My Day & Night exploring Stockholm  |  Stockholm, Sweden |   This is the chronicle of my Day and Night exploring Stockholm on my first full day, after arriving last night. This is my second visit to Sweden and Stockholm, and I kind of revisited a few restaurants I like, seen some local friends and colleagues, and walked around town enjoying the breathtaking views of the city. Also came to the Ostasiatiska Museet in Skeppsholmen Island, to see their new exhibition Secret Love. I will be posting more about it.  Continue reading My Day & Night exploring Stockholm

Arlanda Express Train

Arlanda Express Train  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  The best way in full comfort and fast, only 20 minutes, to connect Stockholm and Arlanda International Airport in Sweden, is without a doubt the Arlanda Express TrainContinue reading Arlanda Express Train

Hotel Check IN Nobis Hotel Stockholm

Hotel Check IN Nobis Hotel Stockholm  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  Just arrived tonight to Stockholm in Sweden and this time I checked IN at the Nobis Hotel by Design Hotels. Been here for less than two hours. Walked around the property and it looks quite interesting. See the video of my room and some photos that I did as I was exploring the property. Nobis Hotel is an independent, 201-room first class, luxury hotel in Stockholm, Sweden occupying a prime spot on Norrmalmstorg square, the single most central and attractive location in the downtown area.  Continue reading Hotel Check IN Nobis Hotel Stockholm

GPS Carlos Melia heading to Sweden

GPS Carlos Melia heading to Sweden  |  Stockholm, Sweden  |  So happy to be back in Stockholm for the second time. Thank you Visit Sweden and all those involved for welcoming me once again. Looking forward to see Stockholm, this time without snow. More coming along on the next three days. Carlos Melia Luxury Travel Curator – www.carlosmelia.com

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ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience

ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience | Jukkasjärvi, Sweden |  Have you ever dreamt on one of those warm nights of summer, to be sleeping on top of a huge bar of ICE.? Well then, how about spending two night at a hotel, all made out of ICE.? How does that sound…. freezing right? Indeed. That was my experience last December 2010 at the ICEHOTEL in Sweden. One of the trips I will never, ever forget. We were there just the week before of the season opening, so we got access to the whole hotel both front and back. What is ICEHOTEL? A hotel built of ice and snow, would be the most common response. The first and the largest in the world, someone might add. But we they more thrilling stories to tell.  Continue reading ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience