Fifty shades of green: reflecting on a decade of environmentally-driven innovation in Stockholm

Scandinavia is often a byword for environmentally driven innovation, and a wander through the Swedish capital proves the city is green  in more ways than one.

Neighbourhood guide to Stockholm

The Swedish capital’s eclectic neighbourhoods are where mansions and former royal hunting grounds sit alongside sleek design stores, pop-up markets and countless fika-friendly cafes.

City life: Stockholm

Spread over 14 islands, connected by 57 bridges, Stockholm is a pastoral, watery cluster of villages that has somehow morphed into a cutting-edge, cultural powerhouse and one of Europe’s most scenic capital cities

Stockholm: Sticky business

If there’s one thing that unites the people of Stockholm, it’s their obsession with the sweet, fragrant cinnamon buns that are found all around the city

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