• Metropolitan Stockholm
The Stockholm Metro, like Moscow, is not only a means of transportation, but also a work of art. Ckazochnye caves and grottoes, Greek sculptures and elements of classical architecture, wall reliefs and paintings, pop art, mosaic, art exhibitions, trains and men in skirts controllers. And all this - the Stockholm underground.
In Stockholm I was passing through and only had an hour to descend into "the longest art gallery in the world." This time it was too little - each custom station wanted to examine and consider in detail the clock ...
The system of subway lines were opened on 1 October 1950 and is currently the only one in Sweden. Thus kungsträdgården metro station looks at the input station.
The station is located in the rocks at a depth of 34 meters under the ground. Registration stations engaged artist Ulrik Semuelson. He drew inspiration from the great palaces located in the vicinity of kungsträdgården metro station.
A single trip costs about 120 rubles, which is expensive. If one ticket wants to take a few people, it is necessary to apply to the operator in the booth.
You can buy tickets from the machine or in the shops next to the metro.
The card can be replenished in vending machines using cash or credit card.
Making tilt the escalator!
For the disabled installed elevators. They go slowly and smells they expected.
I rolled over several stations blue-line. It is the deepest and the most beautiful.
Kungsträdgården metro station platform. All stations have information panels, which show the route of the train, while it is waiting in minutes (the next train is always displayed on the first line, the next two - the running of the second row). Upon arrival of the train on the scoreboard indicates the number of cars in the train.
The host station may be considered a statue of red-skinned men, who represents the god of war. station also decorates many architectural elements with antique motifs.
Giant prints on the walls.
true Rocks, not decorative.
example of this sculpture can be seen traces of the holes that were left from the time of tunneling.
Every year, several hundred artists represent the Stockholm Metro their best work for the creation of an underground gallery. This is one of them.
GOAT I checked - it's part of the registration station, not trick adolescents.
The escalator at the station Solna sentrum.
The station was built in the rock at a depth of 36 meters under the ground.
Station Walls are painted in red and green colors and painted drawings on the theme of social issues and environmental protection that are relevant to Sweden in the 70s of the last century.
travelators on T-Centralen station.
is an interchange station for the same name station red and green lines (forming a cross-platform interchange between). After a pedestrian crossing is connected to the main railway station and bus terminal in Stockholm.
Station carved in the rock, arches are irregular in shape and finished with only covered with a protective layer of sprayed concrete. Arches and lower parts of the pylons are painted blue, painted blue arches with stylized images of branches with leaves.
Rådhuset metro station The station is named after the town hall, a building which is above the surface.
Like many other stations blue line rådhuset metro station is an organic architecture with an uneven surface on the unfinished natural caves systems.
The station is decorated in the style of pop art with compositions baskets and wood in the wall, as well as artistic elements in the form of shoes hanging from the ceiling.
Depending on the composition of different lengths of time, in the Stockholm underground walk. In winter cars more than in summer. platform arrow indicates the location where the train stops.
Each time the driver looks in person, as the doors are closing. At the stations, no mirrors, not everywhere is the tail viewing monitors and platforms.
Lost station name
Total system includes the Stockholm subway lines to 100 stations on three lines with a total length of 105, 7 km. 48 underground stations, ground station 52 or elevated.
Modern composition C20.
In contrast to the Moscow metro in Stockholm can be found supervisors. After the passage of the passenger turnstiles have 90 minutes to get to the desired station. Maybe it's protection from photographers? To spend days not hang in the subway?
The cars are small, bright and comfortable. According to the arrangement of seats is not clearly known in Stockholm that this station Vykhino.
And this is - Aeroexpress airport. It costs 1200 rubles per 25 minutes into the city center. Very expensive, but convenient. Progress at speeds up to 200 km / h. However, even in tunnels free vayfay. The ticket is purchased in the machine (at the center) for 1 minute.
If you buy a ticket from the controller, it will be released on 500 rubles more.
Within the comfort of the cars look like Peregrine Falcons Moscow to St. Petersburg.
There is a car with a "bar" and pleasant lighting. If a lot of empty seats in a standard car, everything is always busy place. And toilet nearby.
And here he is.
Here is a cursory tour of the magical underground Sweden. Necessarily recommend everyone to visit here!