The dynamic city of Stockholm, beauty on Water, Worlds smallest metropole respect her history with roots in the Viking age. Since the mid-1200s Stockholm is the hub in what was to become Sweden. She has seen riots and revolutions, good and bad times and always attracted visitors, artists and scientists. Now and then, activity and calm, city, water and green, medieval and ultramodern is always present. Stockholm is built on about 15 islands and here are almost 50 parks. But most important: Here are the people! And Stockholm welcome all of you! See you in Stockholm. The city of Abba, Alfred Nobel, Ingmar Bergman, Astrid Lindgren and Astrid Lindgren among many others.