Stockholm Sweden

Category Archives for Stockholm Sweden.

May302017

Best Western grows to 135 hotels in Sweden

Best Western, after acquiring 59 Sweden Hotels in a deal closed last week, becomes Sweden’s largest hotel chain brand with 135 properties.  There is generally a lag time between hotel acquisition and integration into the hotel loyalty program. These properties may take several weeks or even months before they are integrated into Best Western Rewards…

Continue Reading »

May062017

Clarion Hotel Stockholm trip report

In April 2017 I booked Clarion Hotel Stockholm for 6,000 Choice Privileges points + $30 for an overnight stay before flying home to California on a Norwegian Airlines Stockholm Arlanda ARN to Oakland, California OAK $148 nonstop flight. Published room rate was $135 USD. I arrived to Arlanda ARN from Riga, Latvia on a $28…

Continue Reading »

Apr192017

San Jose SJC to Stockholm $439 United August dates

San Jose Airport SJC has been a hot spot for low fares the past two months as international routes expand to European destinations. Stockholm still reigns as the low fare European capital for California flights in 2017. United Airlines has a good deal for travel in August with $440 round trip SJC to Stockholm Arlanda…

Continue Reading »

Apr112017

Stockholm Attack 2017 Memorial Sites images

Stockholm, Sweden suffered a terrorist attack April 7, 2017 on a Friday afternoon. Rakhmat Akilova, a 39-year-old man and rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan, hijacked a beer truck and drove 500 meters through Drottninggaten, the city’s longest pedestrian shopping lane. The truck crashed to a halt in the corner of Åhléns department store at Mäster…

Continue Reading »

Mar162017

Summer Fare Alert SFO to Stockholm $349-$415 Star Alliance

United and Star Alliance have amazingly low fares from $349 to $415 round trip today from San Francisco to Stockholm, Sweden for travel April-May, August-October. United Airlines website prices tickets around $400 to $415, while Momondo.com searches pull up fares as low as $349 round trip. Google Flights shows $390 to $399 fares for United,…

Continue Reading »