Tagged: Stockholm

Sightseeing in the Stockholm archipelago

Beyond Norway David Nikel Trondheim, Norway After so many monthly columns about destinations in Norway, I feel it’s time to spread my wings. Because of the excellent transportation links, many people visiting Norway look...

Scandinavia - Sweden, the land of lakes

The best of Scandinavia

Of course, visit Norway. Why not see the neighbors while you’re at it? David Nikel Trondheim, Norway Taking a trip to Norway is a once-in-a-lifetime trip for many. But if you’re traveling all this...

Visit the 1870s or the 1970s in Stockholm

Djurgården’s museums send visitors back in time, from pre-industrial society to ABBA’s pop Cynthia Elyce Rubin Orlando, Fla. I recently stepped back in time by visiting two museums on the island of Djurgården near...

Marathon champ Grete Waitz dead at 57

Grete Waitz, Norway’s most outstanding long-distance runner and “Queen of the New York City Marathon,” died in the early hours of Tuesday morning at the age of 57, after a long fight with cancer. Waitz was...

TeliaSonera first in the world with 4G services

On Dec. 14, as the first operator in the world, TeliaSonera launches 4G services commercially to customers in Stockholm, Sweden and Oslo, Norway. “We are very proud to be the first operator in the...

DnB NOR Leads Bank Rally in Norway on Government Fund

Feb. 9 (Bloomberg) — DnB NOR ASA, Norway’s biggest bank, led a rally in financial services in Oslo trading after the government announced two funds to unfreeze lending and buy corporate bonds to boost...