NURSING AND MIDWIFERY 2019 Meeting & Hospitality
Stockholm was constructed on 14 islands, linked by 57 bridges, earning the Swedish capital the nickname "Beauty on the Water." Gamla Stan (Old town), remains one of the best preserved historic districts in Europe. Due to major tourist attractive places tourism has been on the rise in Stockholm every year a millions of tourist arrive to Stockholm’s five area airports and more than 10 million of tourist overnight stays in commercial hotel last 5 years. Stockholm is Sweden’s chief industrial area. Its major productions include metal and machine industries, paper and printing, foodstuffs, and chemicals. It is also the country’s chief wholesale and retail selling centre and serves as the headquarters of many banks and insurance companies. Stockholm is also the second biggest port in. By advantage of its location, it is regarded as one of the most beautiful capital cities in the biosphere.
Stockholm is the cultural, media, political, and economic centre of Sweden. The Stockholm region alone accounts for over a third of the country's GDP, and is among the top 10 regions in Europe by GDP per capita. It is an important global city, and the main centre for corporate headquarters in the Nordic region. The city is home to some of Europe's top ranking universities, such as the Stockholm School of Economics, Karolinska Institute and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). It hosts the annual Nobel Prize ceremonies and banquet at the Stockholm Concert Hall and Stockholm City Hall. One of the city's most prized museums, the Vasa Museum, is the most visited non-art museum in Scandinavia. The Stockholm metro, opened in 1950, is well known for the decor of its stations; it has been called the longest art gallery in the world.