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A normal day at KTH

It has been a long time since days at university were “normal”. Covid-19 had a huge impact on everyone’s lives and by now, we’re probably all quite used to meeting online, taking classes from home and writing online exams. However, I’m sure that I can say that we’re all looking forward that the campus is … Continue reading “A normal day at KTH”

Happy fettisdagen!

Today, we celebrate fettisdagen in Sweden 🥳 “Fettisdagen” literally means “fat Tuesday” and the name comes from the Catholic celebration of Shrove Tuesday. Back in the days, fat Tuesday was the last day before fasting begins. Hence people used the final day before fasting to eat rich or fat food. Nowadays, the day mostly lost … Continue reading “Happy fettisdagen!”

Annual Traditions In Sweden

With the Semla day being celebrated tomorrow, I thought of taking you through the interesting traditions observed in Sweden every year. It is fascinating to be part of these festivals which gives a sneak-peek into Sweden’s rich tradition. There are festivals that bear religious significance and the ones that truly capture my attention are the … Continue reading “Annual Traditions In Sweden”

Have you ever wondered …

It’s quiz time! We thought that it’s time to get you into a weekend puzzle mood. Ivan, our Instagram curator has prepared a quiz about KTH for you in our Instagram story – did you see it already? Before you go on reading, you should check it out and test your knowledge – just click … Continue reading “Have you ever wondered …”

Winter runs are so much fun

It was a Christmas miracle… well not really. But Stockholm received its first snowfall on the day of Christmas. So it’s up to you to decide if it was a miracle or not. And since then Stockholm has been painted in white snow and the skyline painted with orange rays of the early falling sun. … Continue reading “Winter runs are so much fun”

Winter weekend in Falun

It’s wintertime in Sweden! Last weekend I went on a trip to Falun, which lies about three hours by train up north from Stockholm. I have been planning to escape into the winter wonderland for a long time now. Since last winter, there wasn’t too much snow, especially not around Stockholm, I had to move … Continue reading “Winter weekend in Falun”