Importing a number of English language books from the United Kingdom and the United States, The English Bookshop houses a collection of books that span across a number of genres. However, if the dizzying array of books confuse you, then feel free to ask questions to the staff here including the shop owner as they are quite knowledgeable about the books they have. Besides housing a great collection of published items, the store also hosts exciting events like author readings, breakfast talks and podcast parties on a regular basis. If you are wondering what to read next, certainly head to The English Bookshop and browse through their great selection.
Östermalms Saluhall, located at a prominent public shopping area, is nestled within a market hall. Opened in 1888, it also referred by the names Östermalmshallen or just Hall. Though the market hall is not a historic building, it is protected as an significant architectural monument. The market hall is spacious, featuring a number stalls and shops offering food and other tasteful delights. Many seafood restaurants and cafes are located on site.
A one-of-a-kind concept store, Grandpa Söder is a great choice for those who want to shop for an array of goods under one roof. Not only does the store stock up on men’s casual and formal clothing, but one can also shop for footwear, jewelry and other accessories. Home decor and quirky furnishings are also put on sale here. They also have a fine collection of apparels and accessories for women. Besides the range of goodies, the store also plays host to a live music gigs and DJ evenings.
Nordiska Kompaniet is probably the best known department store in Stockholm. The clothing department houses the boutiques of top designers, such as Jean-Paul Gaultier, Paul Smith and Donna Karan. Located on the top floor is a small bookstore and café and on the ground floor you'll find a bakery and delicatessen. The pastries at the bakery have left many a visitor coming back for more.
In operation since 2015, the Mall of Scandinavia is an expansive shopping mall boasting of numerous retail outlets, department stores and even an iMax theater. H&M, KIKO Milano and Oakley are some of the stores that you can shop from. Besides this, there are also a number of restaurants where you can head to after indulging in some luxury retail therapy. A premier lifestyle and entertainment destination, certainly head to Mall of Scandinavia if you have a couple of hours to kill.
Science Fiction Bokhandeln or just SF-Bokhandeln stocks up on a range of goodies that’ll cater to the needs of lovers of the science fiction genre. Not only does the store house a collection of the classics as well as the latest bestsellers, but it also has a great selection of video games, anime, manga, films and even cartoons. Besides these one can also shop for a number of gadgets. With so much on offer, certainly head to Science Fiction Bokhandeln if you are a fan of this genre and browse through their fascinating collection.
Spread over two floors, Centralantikvariatet seems like the ultimate treat for a bookworms. Besides film and theater books, this store is well-stocked with rare and old books on Swedish history and music literature. All their books are in either English or Swedish so its easy to find something you like.
Serieslussen is one store no one ever gets tired of visiting. Filled with a great collection of comic books, it is a favorite with both children and adults alike. In addition to comics, like Tintin and Gaston, this shop also has old pocket detective novels.