When it comes to creating some winter magic, the Nordics know how to do it right. Stockholm goes all out with its annual decorations and celebrations which includes their famous 120-foot Christmas tree which is placed in the center of the old town for the festive period. Accompanying this are glittering Christmas lights in white and gold hues, lining the street of the city.
Experience Stockholm’s Christmas markets to get a real feel for the place and the city isn’t short of them. The Skansen Christmas market is the most famous and has been running for over 110 years. Here you can try the local Christmas delicacies while being surrounded by the traditional architecture.