In the United States, subway stations are generally not places people like waiting for extended amounts of time. They’re usually dirty, smelly and loud. Apparently the rest of the world does not have this same issue, particularly Sweden. Photographer Alexander Dragunov took a series of pictures inside Stockholm’s subway stations, and they’re pretty incredible. Take a look below:

These pictures appear in Dragunov’s book, Tunnelbana, which is devoted to photography of Stockholm’s incredible subway art and is available for purchase here.