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Seven rooftop bars to see in Stockholm this weekend

The view from Tak, one of Stockholm's newest rooftop bars. Photo: Tak

Published: 21.Jul.2016 06:59 hrs

Even if you think you've seen it all in Stockholm, seeing the city from its rooftops is a different experience. What better time to do that than on a sunny summer weekend?

With autumn already arriving in some parts of northern Sweden it's best to make the most of the capital's sunny weather while you still can, so now is the perfect time to enjoy a few outdoor evenings in the city. Combine sunshine with a good view and you have a recipe for success, so with that in mind, The Local looks at seven of Stockholm's best rooftop bars.

1. Take in central Stockholm's best view at the Scandic Continental

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