The dollar is up 29 percent against the Swedish krona and TripAdvisor claims average hotel prices in Stockholm are 19 percent cheaper than they were this time last year. This makes now the perfect time to discover the cobblestone streets and electronic beats of Northern Europe’s most stylish city. Whether you tune in to the live music scene, dabble in Sweden’s Viking history, or go island hopping by bike along Stockholm’s southern archipelago, your dollars will go a lot further than they used to.
- 130 krona bottle of wine Cost in March 2014: $20 / Cost in March 2015: $15
- 320 krona dinner for two Cost in March 2014: $50 / Cost in March 2015: $36
- 960 krona hotel room Cost in March 2014: $150 / Cost in March 2015: $109