If you want the taste of a true Nordic Christmas, nothing will serve you better than the Nordic capital itself: Stockholm. A historic excursion with its old town markets, a metropolis beamed with lights in every corner, a perfect romantic getaway ashore Nordic waters, with all its charm of a Venice like environment Stockholm casts a spell on its visitors every year.
The Stockholm Christmas buzz starts with the skyltsöndag (store window Sunday), when the big departmental stores, like NK, Åhléns City, Rusta etc. reveal their Christmas display windows. This goes down on the sixth Sunday before Christmas, so this year it is going to be the 18th November. This is when the city officially declares Christmas season; the shopping rants begin and the lighting decors take over every corner of the city. Gamla Stan the Old Town’s market is named one of the top ten Christmas markets in Europe. The city also houses a good number of hotels, Taverns and restaurants. Stop by for traditional Scandinavian cuisine, book yourself a Christmas buffet and indulge in the rounds of glögg and ginger bread, opt for a romantic ride in one of the ferries across beautiful archipelagos; there are around hundred ways you can make your Christmas time most memorable when you’re in Stockholm.
So, if you’re planning to spend your Christmas in Stockholm, you better pre-book your stay otherwise things can go a bit different than what you expected. Have a look at a wide variety of dwellings from a studio to a villa on each archipelago of Stockholm by Red Apple Apartments. Book yourself a perfect home-like apartment in Stockholm to ensure a delightful Christmas experience.