“The alley of Mårten Trotzig is an alley in Gamla stan, the old town of Stockholm, Sweden. Leading from Västerlånggatan and Järntorget up to Prästgatan and Tyska Stallplan, the width of its 36 steps tapers down to a mere 90 centimetres (35 in), making the alley the narrowest street in Stockholm…”
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History of Stockholm: Gamla Stan (Part 2)
In the last part we spoke about Gustav I Vasa who liberated Stockholm from Danish rule and settled in the Gamla Stan fortress. The fortress was dubbed Tre Kronor in 1588
History of Stockholm: Gamla Stan (Part1)
Stockholm also called the town between the bridges. Experiencing medieval Stockholm by wandering trough the cobblestoned allies of Gamla Stan. Feels somehow like stepping back in time.