Stockholm: Christmas & Winter
Stockholm and Sweden certainly host the oldest and warmest Christmas traditions in Scandinavia. There are many Christmas markets on Stockholm’s many islands, with several in Gamla Stan. From here you can take the boat out to Skansen, the world’s oldest open-air museum. There is also a fabulous Christmas market in Skansen and various activities you can take part in, including traditional candle making. Also Sweden’s famous St Lucia’s day celebrations take place every year in December in Skansen in Stockholm.