Monthly Archives: November 2017

The Majestic White Moose of Sweden

Have you ever heard about the most famous moose in Sweden? Well, it is huge, kinda chubby and completely white! Last summer, a beautiful white male moose was spotted in the Swedish region of Värmland by the politician and nature … Continue reading

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Fika adventures comeback: Storken

Hej allihopa! Lately I haven’t been able to blog much about fika places in Uppsala, but now I come back with a new café called Storken, conveniently located at the center of downtown Uppsala, at Stora Torget. If I could … Continue reading

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Lussekatt: the flavor of Swedish holidays

Lussekatt, the most Christmasy pastry in Sweden! In Sweden, there are several signs that will indicate that the winter holiday season is coming closer; Christmas lights everywhere, tomte, julmust, and of course, in the fika department, the lussekatt. The lussekatt, … Continue reading

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Cycling in Uppsala

Winter is coming, and with that the cycling season is almost over… Unless you want a broken leg or a concussion from slipping on the icy roads, that is! Although there are really crazy-experienced Swedish cyclists that will keep pedaling … Continue reading

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My first test in Sweden

Last Monday I had my very first test in Sweden! It was nerve-wrecking because I didn’t know what to expect! Plus, it was my first test in English so that kicked it up another notch. Now with all the stress … Continue reading

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The Mecenat card – Sweden on a budget

One of the most challenging thing about being a student in Sweden is to survive on a budget in one of the most expensive countries in the world. Fortunately, the Mecenat card is here to make our lives a little … Continue reading

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