Archive: September 2017
How to find home in Sweden
How to find home in Sweden?. Sorry, this blog post is not about looking for accommodation! However, it will help you find a piece of your native home whilst in Sweden. If you live in Gothenburg and are tired of searching for a warm cooked meal, hair extensions, chocolate, or a soda unique to home. Your search […]
Comic Con Stockholm, I’m Home
As I enter Kistamässan last weekend, I found myself going back to my younger time when I was so much into pop culture. The sight of characters from the book or movie came out to life made me felt like home. I did not expect to stumble upon this universe here in Sweden, especially when […]
Göteborg Book Fair.
I’m certainly not the most avid reader, nor an expert in books. I just enjoy reading. Many of you probably like to read a good book from time to time. Especially if it’s a crime thriller novel, those ones are my favorite ones, but the reality is that I like books that come in many […]
Sweden: A soon to be cash-less society
A cash-less society In recent days, I came across an article about Sweden’s leading race in becoming a cashless economy and it got me thinking… it’s been 6 months since the last time I used cash. A year ago, I was discussing with a Swedish friend about cash and why I believed it was better […]
A little taste of Home.
Sweden, like more other European countries, has a lot of different restaurants which offer different types of European Cuisine! But what about food from other continents? I get a quite a lot of emails asking me about how to manage food in Sweden. Are there places where we can get Indian food? African spices? Asian […]
Nature And Sweden
Sweden has many parks, nature reserves, and forests! For the past month around, me and a couple of my friends have been exploring such amazing places together. Summer and fall are the best time to go to such places. Since we were all at travelling or went back home in summer, we decided to explore […]
Internship in Sweden: What to expect? | 1/3
I remember sitting in my room, looking outside the window with some notes written down on paper while having an interview over the phone regarding a position I was applying for. After half an hour conversation the interviewer finally told me: “Well, Ivanna ,we would like to have you in our team, when can you start?” […]
Summer Festival Life
The Summer Festival life was a hazy dream..or was it? With Autumn here, I find myself reminiscing of the summer past. Way Out West This summer I attended the Way Out West (WOW) festival in Gothenburg from the to 12th of August. For three days what felt like all of Sweden’s hipsters, party animals, musicians, vegans, young and old congregated […]
Deadlines are my worst enemy.
The second week of school started today and I feel like I’m already behind my deadlines. You know that feeling at beginning a new semester or a new year and saying, “this year/semester will be the one, this is the good one” …well basically that’s me at the beginning of every academic period for the […]