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China, Chapter 2: When I lived in Guangzhou.

China, Chapter 2: When I lived in Guangzhou.

Happy Monday friends! I think the last time I wrote about my Chinese adventure and all the memories I have from this stay abroad was back in November. Then I wrote I would write about China about once a month. Obviously, that did not work […]

I decided to move abroad, and here is why

I decided to move abroad, and here is why

Bonjour! When I travel back home and say that I live in Stockholm, Sweden, I often get the question “why”? So if you are also wondering “why did you decide to live abroad”, just keep on reading because you might find the reason(s) just below!

What all expats in Sweden should do from their arrivals

What all expats in Sweden should do from their arrivals

Hej friends! Cool to see you here! For this week’s article, I wanted to do something a bit more practical, more step by step, of the things, I probably, would have like to read when arriving to Sweden. When one arrives in a new country, […]

5 Tips when traveling to Sweden

5 Tips when traveling to Sweden

Oh, hello there! I hope you’re enjoying your Sunday and having a lovely summer! Summer in Sweden is from far one of my favorite season, and it seems to be similar for many people. Tourism in Sweden is now booming, and so, I thought some […]

The 7 things I miss the most about France

The 7 things I miss the most about France

Hello friends! Guess what, I’m writing from home! I’ve had a few days off from work and so I decided to travel home to my family for a few days. As I got here I realised there were few things I really really missed from […]

Day trips to Stockholm’s archipelago

Day trips to Stockholm’s archipelago

Hi friends! Over the summer, the weather has been surprisingly amazing and warm, which allowed us to escape the city! One of the options available to Stockholmers is a day, weekend or vacation to the archipelago, as a lot of summer cottages are located there.┬áIn […]

My 6-months living in Stockholm review

My 6-months living in Stockholm review

Hi friends! So today it has been exactly 6 months that I’ve been living in Stockholm! Yay! For that, I thought it would be interesting to see and show how situations evolved but also how we handled our first months here in the Swedish capital […]

Celebrating National Day Abroad

Celebrating National Day Abroad

Hi friends! Happy national day! And very happy to see that you’re interested in reading a bit about how one can celebrate its national day from another place than ‘home’. I believe that depending on the day and the traditions from home, it varies from […]

How much does it really cost to live in Stockholm?

How much does it really cost to live in Stockholm?

Hi friends! Happy to see you here! For this article I wanted to share a bit of my experience as a foreigner living in Sweden. It is now almost 2 years that I live in this extremely beautiful but slightly expensive country. I believe that […]

How Sweden changed me

How Sweden changed me

Hi friends! Happy to see you again here! So it has been almost 2 years now that I moved to Sweden and lived here full-time. So I thought it would be interesting to see how Sweden changed me, what I gained from my experience here […]