to spend upwards of 15 just for a sandwich. However, you may not see much cash floating around during your visit as you can pay with a credit card for almost everything in Stockholm. If you appreciate the service and would like to leave a tip, 5-10 of your total bill is more than enough. Of course, as with any other free tour, gratuity is appreciated by your guide, but the price is up to you. The stations are not only massive and spacious compared to most transit stations Ive seen, but they are unique works of art. Stockholm at night, as seen from Gondolen Take It All In There arent many hills in Stockholm and due to city regulations, there arent many tall buildings, either. For convenience, you can alternatively purchase the. Beware the month of July Its not uncommon to find restaurants and stores shut down for an entire month, usually in July, while employees take their four to six weeks of holiday. Travel in Stockholm, Sweden is certainly a worthwhile affair. Sit down for a proper restaurant meal and your wallet is bound to feel the pinch, but dine al fresco at one of the citys kiosks and save big! So if youd like a Michelin quality meal at reasonable prices that wont leave you eating Ramen noodles for the rest of the week, try one of the back pocket restaurants in town. Hotdog kiosk in central Stockholm, plan to Drink? Do your shopping early because many stores and attractions open their doors late in the morning (10-11am) and close early (5-7pm). Public Transit is Queen.