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Älghagsstigen in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 206 On Älghagsstigen in Hasselby, a suburb of Stockholm, an social experiment took place in 2011. A family was aksed to live 6 months in a cutting edge house, with a cutting edge car, and cutting edge technologies to monitor their every move. The goal of the project was to investigate […]

Nybrohamnen in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 204 Nybrohamnen is a quay enclosed from Berzelii Park, the Raoul Wallenberg torg, Nybroplan and Nybrokajen in the city of Stockholm. Nybrokajen, formerly known as Norra Blasieholmshamnen is the quay and the street along Nybroviken south side of Blasieholmen. Nybrokajen starts at the Berzelii Park and the Raoul Wallenberg Square. This […]

Centralbron in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 203 Centralbron (The Central Bridge) is one of the major traffic routes in central Stockholm, Sweden, connecting the northern district Norrmalm to the southern Södermalm. It is 1,200 metres long and consists of two viaducts passing over Söderström (“Southern Stream”) and Riddarfjärden close to Norrström (“Northern Stream”) with an interjacent elevated […]

Strömsborgsbron in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 191 Strömsborgsbron (or in English: “Bridge of Strömsborg”) is a three-way bridge in Gamla stan, the old town in central Stockholm, Sweden. It connects the islet Strömsborg to the bridge Vasabron. The present bridge is from 1992-1993. Strömsborg (or in English: Stream’s castle) is a small islet in central Stockholm, Sweden, […]

Bollhusgränd in Stockholm (2)

Volvo Photo Locations Part 181 Bollhusgränd (Swedish: “Ball House Alley”) is an alley in Gamla stan, the old town in central Stockholm, Sweden. Named after Bollhuset, a historical theatre, it connects Slottsbacken to Köpmantorget, and as Baggensgatan extends the alley further south beyond Köpmangatan, together they form a parallel street to Österlånggatan and Själagårdsgatan. The […]

Stockholms stadshus in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 178 Stockholm City Hall (Swedish: Stockholms stadshus or Stadshuset locally) is the building of the Municipal Council for the City of Stockholm in Sweden. It stands on the eastern tip of Kungsholmen island, next to Riddarfjärden’s northern shore and facing the islands of Riddarholmen and Södermalm. It houses offices and conference […]

Nobel Museum on Stortorget in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 176 The Nobel Museum (Swedish: Nobelmuseet) together with the Swedish Academy and the Nobel Library, is located in the former Stock Exchange Building (Börshuset) taking up the north side of the square Stortorget in Gamla stan, the old town in central Stockholm, Sweden. The Nobel Museum is devoted to circulate information […]

Birger Jarls torg in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 175 Birger Jarls torg is a public square on Riddarholmen in Gamla stan, the old town in Stockholm, Sweden. The square used to be called Riddarholmstorget, but was in the mid-19th century renamed Birger Jarls Torg after Birger Jarl, traditionally attributed as the founder of Stockholm, and a statue of him […]

Brännkyrkagatan in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 175 Brännkyrkagatan is a street at Mariaberget between Pustegränd and Kristinehovsgatan in Stockholm. The street got its name by the street name change in 1885. Before that it was called “Stora (great) Bastugatan and Besvärsgatan”. Up until 1959 the street started at Södermalmstorg when Centralbron opened. Up to 1964 continued street […]

Rådmansgatan in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 174 Rådmansgatan is a street in central Stockholm, in the Östermalm district and Vasastaden. The street has been named after the (rådmannen) district court judge Nils Nilsson Emporagrius, 1607-1681. The photo has been made at the Rådmansgatan between Birger Jarlsgatan and Karlavägen. More information at sv.wikipedia.org and www.visitstockholm.com