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Swedish summerhouse culture

When you talk to some of your fellow Swedish classmates, you’ll quickly notice that many of them, or rather their families own a summerhouse outside of Stockholm. I think it’s a super interesting part of the Swedish culture, as I was not used to it from home. In Germany, if families own something like a … Continue reading “Swedish summerhouse culture”

Visit to Björnö National Park – Stockholm Archipelagos

It was a long Easter break, one that I was looking forward to amidst the stress to keep up with the thesis work. Given that the sun is out longer now, I planned to be in nature and spend time hiking and exploring parts of Stockholm I have never visit. Björnö national park was a … Continue reading “Visit to Björnö National Park – Stockholm Archipelagos”

My trip to Sandhamn

Last year in late summer, I used a sunny day to visit Sandhamn, an island in Stockholm’s archipelago that is a bit further out to the open sea. This means, it takes some time by boat to go there. From Slussen, you can take a 50-minute bus that brings you to the harbour of Stavnäs … Continue reading “My trip to Sandhamn”