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Coming to Sweden: African Edition

Coming to Sweden: African Edition Part I

I’ve been tackling how to best write about this topic. How it feels to a black African international student is Sweden. I have considered everything from doing a meme collage to a video story. However,to start with I thought it would be nice to share a few reflections and experiences. I get emails asking me […]

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5 tips to live cheap in Sweden

Here are my 5 tips to live cheap in Sweden. Being a student isn’t the cheapest profession on the planet. Especially not in Sweden. However, we still have to eat, live in accommodation, watch a movie and attend the occasional party and afterwork. That being said, I thought I would share some insider information for […]

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Min första snon (My first snow)

I will never forget my first encounter with snow on the 9th of February 2017. It finally snowed in Gothenburg and it stuck to the ground to carpet the city in tufts of white snow. It had snowed earlier on the year when I wasn’t around to see but this time around I was lucky to experience […]

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Taking Stock Swedish Life

Taking Stock : Friday 27 January 2017 Making: ‘Carpe Diem’ my new motto, life is too short not to dream bigger, live the life you were destined for and travel the world far and wide. ‘Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure’ Marianne Williamson […]

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Sweden Application tips

Today marks the last day to submit your choices for the 1st admission round for Bachelor and Master applications for  Autumn 2017. Therefore, I decided to quick write 5 Sweden application tips to give you a much needed pat on the shoulder to tell you that your almost through with the first step to coming to […]

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48 hrs Gothenburg on a budget

Gothenburg is the best city in Sweden. I am completely bias in saying this. But hey I love this city! The aim of this blog-post is to guide you on a tour of Gothenburg on a student budget. First, you need to: Purchase a Gothenburg City Card that for approx. SEK 335 during low season (October […]

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