The fact that Stockholm is one of the lightest cities adds to the feeling of safety. It’s a city known as children-friendly, rich in playgrounds, parks, sidewalks and green areas in the center.
Although it lacks the hustle and bustle i.e. people aren’t rushing for somewhere as they do in big cities, Stockholm is considered to be a dynamic and sophisticated city. This feature is extremely positive because it makes the city safer for everybody.
Central Business District is the most popular area for living, whereas fancier areas are Kungsholmen (2km in the west) and Södermalm (3km in the south). Hammarby Sjöstad is also a popular area arranged with greenery and secure sidewalks.