The secret to a great quality of life in Stockholm

It's easy for new expats arriving in Stockholm to become "Söder-blind", but more and more are learning that life outside the the city offers more than meets the eye.

Published: Mon 13 Mar 2017 13:57 CEST
The secret to a great quality of life in Stockholm
Jordan Lane is one of many expats enojoying life on the outskirts of Stockholm. Photo: Invest Stockholm

Sure, the trendy island of Södermalm has a lot to offer, but the urban mix (and associated price tag), may not be right for everyone.

"I’ve noticed it’s becoming more and more popular to move outside the city,” says Jordan Lane, an Australian architect living in Stockholm.

“There’s so much to explore, and there is proximity to everything."

In many ways, taking full advantage of all the Stockholm-area has to offer involves finding an address on the city's outskirts. 

Read more about Jordan and other expats about why they've chosen a life outside central Stockholm.

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This article was produced by The Local's Client Studio and sponsored by Invest Stockholm.



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