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Moxy Astoria lesbian nightclub

Discover Moxy, one of Stockholm’s best lesbian nightclubs!

On November 10th Astoria, an old cinema in Stockholm, provides the location for Moxy – one of the biggest lesbian parties in town! The two dance floors will be packed with dancing women. Music by DJ Inca and DJ Joanna “Patti” Högberg.

Buy your ticket at Roxy or Hallongrottan.

www.moxybiz.com

In a city built on the water, there are naturally many spa and recreational opportunities. Visit Sturebadet and you’ll enjoy a luxury spa milieu from the 1800s with pool, exercise equipment, and spa treatments from head to toe. Sturebadet is situated in the shopping galleria Sturegallerian in the very centre of Stockholm.

www.sturebadet.se
www.sturegallerian.se

 
© Christer Strömholm/BVS
 
Ten years after Christer Strömholm’s death, Fotografiska presents the exhibition CHR. The exhibition is a comprehensive retrospective of Christer Strömholm’s oeuvre consisting of over 150 photographs, including his classic images as well as works that have never been exhibited before, in addition to archival materials, objects, films, and sound recordings.

Strömholm is currently represented in several museums around the world such as MoMA, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and ICP in New York as well as the Pompidou Centre in Paris.

See the exhibition at Fotografiska, August 24 – November 25, 2012.
www.fotografiska.eu

Berns Asiatiska restaurant claims top spot at the Guests’ choice award.

The cool Berns Asiatiska has been awarded the prestigious honor of ‘Restaurant of the Year’ at The National Restaurant Guests’ choice award.

After polling the votes of 10 000 guests, Berns Asiatiska was announced the winner out of 1361 Swedish restaurants.

“It feels amazing to have been awarded with such a prestigious title. We always strive to offer something exceptional to our guests and this shows that we are on the right path” says restaurant manager Johan H. Lindqvist. 

So why not enjoy a dinner at Sweden’s “Restaurant of the year” and continue to the glamorous gay club “Ball Room”?

Carlos Melia visited Berns Asiatiska a week ago and loved it! “ Finally I have found my favorite hangout venue in Stockholm.” 
Read his story on Berns on CARLOS MELIA BLOG>>

www.berns.se

Halloween is coming up! The Halloween Party hosted by the Viking Bears are just one of the many parties being thrown in Stockholm during Halloween. Check out the QX Gaymap for all events and parties>>

www.vikingbears.com

TRUE MIDLIFE STORY…

Listen to Bittersweet Escape, the first single  by new Swedish electropop-project Midlife Stories.

Bittersweet Escape is co-produced by Swedish “Queen of Electronica” Sophie Rimheden and has vibes from both contemporary dance music, gay disco, 80s synth as well as a dash of Nordic melancholy.

Bittersweet Escape on Spotify>>
Bittersweet Escape on Soundcloud>>

Skogskyrkogården, The Woodland Cemetary
Around All Saints’ Day, thousands of people visit the Woodland Cemetery (Skogskyrkogården) in Stockholm. The national holiday is celebrated with candles. Lots and lots of candles. Do not miss a visit to The Woodland Cemetery if you’re in Stockholm around November 3rd.

When The Woodland Cemetery, Skogskyrkogården, was founded at the beginning of the 1900s, the aim was to create something special, something original – a cemetery blending nature and architecture into a seamless whole.

Skogskyrkogården, The Woodland Cemetary

Today, The Woodland Cemetery (Skogskyrkogården) is considered one of the most important creations of modern architecture, and is even inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

Skogskyrkogården, The Woodland Cemetary

www.skogskyrkogarden.se

A bike tour with style and elegance! Wear your best, preferably tweed, but make adjustments for cycling.

The race will be held around central Stockholm and without steep hills, a comfortable ride at a leisurable pace, open for both ladies and gentlemen. Bring a picnic basket if you like, there will be time both before and after the race. All bicycles are welcome to join the race, old as well as new.

Saturday October 6, starting at 11.00 in Kungsträdgården.
www.facebook.com/BikeInTweed 

Björn Ulvaeus, original ABBA member, at the press conference earlier today.

At last, ABBA the museum opens in Stockholm!

Björn Ulvaeus, member of the iconic 70’s pop group ABBA, announced at a press conference on Wednesday that ABBA The Museum will open in April/May 2013. The new museum will be integrated with the previously announced Swedish Music Hall of Fame on the island of Djurgården, Stockholm.

The great search for all things related to ABBA’s music, lyrics, stage costumes, musicals and films has gone on for quite some time. And Swedish Music Hall of Fame provides the perfect framework for it, says original ABBA member Björn Ulvaeus.

www.abbathemuseum.com

Stockholm is an eclectic blend of ultra-modern and medieval, offering everything from contemporary art and photography to the unique Vasa Museum, home of the 17th century Royal warship that sank on its maiden voyage.

We have gathered some suggestions on what to do in Stockholm. Check them out>>

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