Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Lake Como - Luzern - Germany (need help) - Amsterdam
  2. 2 Europe First Timers
  3. 3 Athens Help
  4. 4 how to get to Salzburg from Krakow
  5. 5 Berlin -clubs
  6. 6 Berlin
  7. 7 Scotland - drive around or form bases ?
  8. 8 Best day trips from Turin, Bologna, Cortona
  9. 9 Trip Report Italian Opera-Edinburgh Tattoo-"Great" Houses-Cornwall: Ongoing and FINAL
  10. 10 Trip Report Trip report: Portugal, Barcelona and Switzerland
  11. 11 base in brussels
  12. 12 A quick visit to Hampton Court
  13. 13 Norther Spain first Iteniary
  14. 14 Please help with hotels in Seville
  15. 15 Trip Report Trip report for Budapest, Vienna, Salzburg, Munich
  16. 16 Brussels Hotel Recommendation
  17. 17 Maybe your worst nighmare...
  18. 18 Restaurant suggestions in Bologna
  19. 19 Trip Report With Gratitude for a Glorious Solo Month in Greece
  20. 20 Trip Report TRIP REPORT: Paris, Bordeaux, Dordogne, Toulouse, Provence, and more
  21. 21 Trains in Italy
  22. 22 Uber vs. TfL
  23. 23 Swimming in Camogli, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  24. 24 TikiTouringTwins - toddler travel
  25. 25 Alitala
View next 25 » Back to the top

Trip Report Stockholm sidetrip worth taking

Jump to last reply

This is my third trip to Stockholm so I wanted to get out of town and see some countryside. My husband is here on business, so we only had the weekend. We rented a car and drove inland to Mariefred and stayed and the MOST WONDERFUL B&B called "In My Garden". We were fortunate enough to get the Garden Cottage as our room. Ulrika and Stene who run this wonderful piece of heaven were gracious hosts. The room was absolutely beautiful, and the property is on the lake with wonderful views. There is a castle in Mariefred, but unfortunately as with most places like this in Sweden, it does not open for tours until the middle of May. We were able to walk around the outside, and take lots of pictures. We drove around the area during the day, and setteled into our cozy room at night. During the summer months you can take a boat from Stockholm to Mariefred which would be a great way to get there! Of course the train is available year round. The only downside is the restaurant situation. In the off season there is only one restaurant in town that is open in the evenings. The food is good, but expensive (like most restaurants here), but there is a large grocery store in town and during the summer months there are many other restaurants to choose from. All in all, we had a great, RELAXING weekend away from the city!

1 Reply |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement