This guide takes you
to seven different places that all symbolize important aspects of Stockholm’s
The tour starts at Norrmälarstrand and tells you, among other things, about Stockholm’s
waters, buildings, transports and waste.
Did you know that:
- All litterbins
on the Maria Square are connected to a “vaccum waste management system” which transports
the rubbish at a speed of 70 km/h through a closed underground system to a
large shared waste storage area.
- The travel
time for 80% of the people living in Stockholm to get to work by bike is less
than 30 minutes. If you ask Stockholmers it is mainly public transport and biking
they want to invest in.
comparisons show that the people of Stockholm are very happy with their green
spaces. They do not only serve as recreational areas in which people enjoy
hanging out, but also play an important role in the lives of city dwellers and
the experience of living in a metropolis.