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  • Exploring Stockholm's Archipelago

  • Just beyond the major islands that make up Stockholm is a collection of 24,000 islands that make up the Archipelago.  The smallest of the islands is 50m long.  This pristine area is unbelievable beautiful to see and hundreds of sailboats and watercraft are out and about during summer days. This photo…
  • Credit: Catherine Joseph
  • Tags: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Old Town Stockholm

  • Looking towards Gamla Stan, Stockholm's "Old Town." Gamla Stan is one of the 14 islands that Stockholm was built on and is the most historical area.  The red brick building with the tall tower (towards the right side of the photo) is Stadshuset, or "City Hall."  This is where the Nobel…
  • Credit: Catherine Joseph
  • Tags: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    In the brief time I have spent here in Stockholm, Sweden, I have discovered incredible natural beauty, gained historical understanding of a country so much older than my own, and experienced a lifestyle that emphasizes one's impact on the beauty surrounding us. I have learned to live…

  • Credit: Catherine Joseph
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Tags: Sweden
  • Principe Pio - Madrid, Spain