This school holiday week is between Autumn and Winter and the tradition comes from many years ago during the "potatislov", when children stayed at home to help pick up potatoes.
It’s the 24th of June 2022 and somehow you’ve found yourself here in Sweden - what do you do? The answer is simple - You celebrate midsommar, of course.
By: Kornelia Januszewska Walking around Stockholm, it doesn't take a genius to realize that Easter is getting closer day by day. Shops’ displays are filling up with yellow chicks, colorful eggs and widely-smiling bunnies - typical, you could say, of Easter symbols. But least you forget, this is Sweden. And the way [...]
I'm here to prove that winter can be a great time to explore Stockholm archipelago as a student!
Julmust is probably the worst enemy of Coca-Cola in Sweden around the holidays since it swipes all the soda glory.
It had a spiritual effect, something that is hypnotic but beautiful and transcendent at the same time.
There are many reasons as to why Stockholm is the best city for LGBT students.
By: Valerija Denaityte Northern lights - or aurora borealis - are one of the most spectacular natural sights one can see in their lifetime, and you're in luck because Swedish Lapland is known for having a fair amount of northern lights every year. Location, location, location As suspected, [...]
Even though the second part of the academic year in Sweden is called “spring semester”, the semester begins in January when Stockholm is about as far away from spring as it gets.
By: Valerija Denaityte Stockholm summers tend to be a mix of different kinds of weather: ranging from rain to drought, cool winds to summer breezes, it has it all. But there’s a consensus to be drawn, and that’s that winter tends to be tedious for a lot of people in the city. Whether you’ve [...]
By: Lisa Jeuck Stockholm is, without a doubt, a very versatile city. From modern to old, from posh to hipster – Stockholm has it all. In the following, you’ll get to know my favourite faces of Sweden’s capital, but be sure: there is so much more to see! [...]