Bridges of Stockholm — Traces of Places

Stockholm is known as the “city between the bridges” since it ranges over numerous islands, islets, and hills. Its first simple wooden bridges, dating from 1350, spanned only a few meters and either floated or were made of beams resting on poles or stone caissons. As a result, spring floods and ice break-ups frequently resulted in their destruction. By […]

Bridges of Stockholm — Traces of Places