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What’s going on in my life?

Still here, in Umeå, the north of Sweden. It feels strange that almost two years has passed, time really flies. I wanted to share what’s happening at the moment and what I’m planning to do when I’m done with studies. I guess, for many these are big questions and when we’re done with studying we […]

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Museums in Umeå Part 2: Västerbottens Museum

As the library wasn’t open during Easter I decided to continue my museum visits. So, I took a visit to Västerbottens Museum in the Gammlia area in Umeå. It’s near by the university and just three bus stops from the city center so it’s easy to visit. The entry is always free and it’s open around […]

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Lessons learned: How I lost my laptop and never saw it again

You might have seen our posts from the meet trip to Jönköping a couple of weeks ago on Snapchat and Instagram. The trip to Jönköping was awesome, despite me losing my computer on the first night. This is the reason why I didn’t post here for a couple of weeks. Although, we do have PC’s […]

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Museums in Umeå part 1: Kvinnohistoriskt museum & Bildmuseet

Although, I’ve lived in Umeå for 1,5 years now, I haven’t paid much attention to the museums they have here. So I decided to start exploring the cultural activities Umeå has to offer and share them with you. Today I visited two museums: Kvinnohistoriskt museum and Bildmuseet. The current exhibitions were modern art, which is […]

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Weekend trip: Malmö and Copenhagen

From north to south. A friend of mine from Finland is currently an exchange student at Malmö University. So of course I had to use the opportunity and visit. I had never been to Malmö before and it was surprising to see how different it was from Umeå. The first thing I noticed was the Skåne […]

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Umeå snow sculpture championship 2017

As you might remember, I visited an annually held snow sculpture championship in Umeå last year. And I did it again yesterday! This year’s theme was “Age, wisdom and respect”. The contestants were given a cube of snow and from Friday to Saturday to work with it and at the end people got to vote their […]

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