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Life in Sweden

Life in Sweden is unique in many ways, offering a distinct blend of tradition and modernity that is hard to find elsewhere. From the cosmopolitan cities like Stockholm and Göteborg to the quaint towns and villages that dot the countryside, Sweden is a land of contrasts that never ceases to amaze.

One of the defining features of life in Sweden is the strong emphasis on work-life balance. With generous vacation time, parental leave, and flexible working hours, Swedes have more time to pursue their passions and spend time with family and friends. This commitment to work-life balance is reflected in everything from the outdoor lifestyle and love of nature to the thriving arts and culture scene that is an integral part of Swedish life. Whether you’re a local or an expat, Sweden offers a high quality of life that is hard to beat.

Swedish dental care explained – navigate the system

By Karolina 15 Min Read

Lately I was explaining how the Swedish healthcare system works but promised to come back later with details regarding Swedish dental care. It is a

How do people celebrate Easter in Sweden?

By Karolina 8 Min Read

This week is special for the Christian community - on Sunday we celebrate Easter. But do you know how people celebrate Easter in Sweden? Stay

24 thoughts after 24 months of living in Sweden

By Karolina 22 Min Read

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Valborg: Experience exhilarating bonfires, songs, and spring festivities

By Karolina 5 Min Read

The last day of April is in Sweden celebrated as Valborg. Where this custom comes from and how the Valborg celebration looks like? Stay with

A fascinating history of Sweden’s Melodifestivalen: From ABBA to Eurovision Glory

By Karolina 17 Min Read

May is a crazy month for all Eurovision fans. I thought it was a great opportunity to tell you more about Melodifestivalen - a competition

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Swedish dental care explained – navigate the system

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By Karolina 5 Min Read

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By Karolina 3 Min Read

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By Karolina 9 Min Read