From the late 1800s until 1975, the island of Långholmen served as a local prison. In 1989, the prison buildings were converted into a hostel and hotel. The one time prison hospital now stands as a popular restaurant and pub.
Långholmen island boasts many small beaches, some of which can be quite crowded in summertime. If you are visiting Stockholm with kids in tow, Långholmen Beach provides family-friendly recreation where little ones can splash and run around while remaining in view of their parents.
Located in central Stockholm, Djurgården is a grassy island oasis on royal acreage. Walk along the ... Read more