As the biggest city in Scandinavia, Stockholm is the scene for many major fairs and conferences. In our 2013 Quality of Life survey the city came in at number seven, and with good reason. Add proximity to nature and a bustling city centre to the proximity of stylish Swedes and you have an environment that’s perfect for both business and leisure.

Need to know

Get to grips with the basics

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    Hotels

    Hospitality at its finest

      Vocabulary

      Local lingo

        Food and drink

        Smart bites and top stops

          Retail

          Shop talk

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