Author: Lola Akinmade Åkerström

Originally from Nigeria and a naturalized US citizen, Lola Akinmade Åkerström is an award-winning writer, photographer and blogger based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Her work ( has appeared in major travel publications around the world such as National Geographic Traveler, BBC, CNN, Travel + Leisure, Lonely Planet, Fodor's and others.

She also shares snapshots of everyday life in photos as a blogger for Sweden's official site,

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Insider Guide: Best of Stockholm

Insider Guide: Best of Stockholm

It’s the most photogenic city in Scandinavia. But you won’t catch the Swedish capital bragging