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Searching for a job in Sweden?

If you come to Lund for your studies with the aim to stay in Sweden to find a job, then you should consider a few things… Only a certain amount of positions are actually pubished online, a lot of jobs are given to people through connections! So networking from the beginning is very important! A tip here is to join … Continue reading

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Midsommar celebration…the Swedish way! :)

Last week on 24th June we celebrated Midsommar. It is celebrated with family and friends and includes visiting countryside, frog dance around maypole, flower crowns, singing songs, eating traditional Swedish cuisines (ofcourse including the famous pickled herring) and most importantly enjoying light, summer and the sun that almost never sets with the dear ones. Also…it is said that by laying … Continue reading

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Life after winter

Yes, another weather post. I noticed that my weather conversations have grown exponentially since I moved to Sweden. Coincidence..don’t think so! Anyways, spring in the air and the sun is out, and I have seen more people outdoors in the past few days than in the past few months (or almost). The first picture depicts something I have never seen before. … Continue reading

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Sweden at a first glance

by Juliana de Filippis It’s been more than a year now in Sweden, but I can still remember the first day as if it was yesterday. As I stepped into my very first Swedish home, the immediate thing I could sense was this fantastic smell of candy. Candies are a big thing here, and I was staying with a family … Continue reading

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