Stockholm is the capital and largest city of Sweden with nearly 2 million inhabitants in its vicinity. The inner city is made up of 14 islands across Lake Mälaren and three streams into the brackish Baltic Sea with the Stockholm archipelago with some 24 000 islands islets and skerries. Over 30% of the city area is made up of waterways and another 30% is made up of green areas. Air and water are said to be the freshest of any European capital. Stockholm lies on the border between the Uppland and Södermanland provinces.
Stockholm is the capital of Sweden. The city is made up of 14 islands connected by some 50 bridges on Lake Mälaren which flows into the Baltic Sea and passes an archipelago with some 24 000 islands and islets.
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Sweden's capital is one of the most beautiful major cities in the world a mirage of saffron- and terracotta-coloured buildings shimmering between blue water and bluer skies all summer or covered with snow and dotted with lights in winter.