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Embracing Winter in Stockholm: The Love-Hate Relationship

Hej everyone, welcome to this week’s post! Winter in Stockholm is a season that evokes a mix of feelings for me. It’s a time when the city transforms into a picturesque postcard scene, but also a period that brings its own set of challenges. Here’s a deeper look into my love-hate relationship with winter in … Continue reading “Embracing Winter in Stockholm: The Love-Hate Relationship”

A Night with the Royal Blues: Victory at Home

Hej everyone! Did you know that KTH has its very own hockey team, the Royal Blues? As KTH’s resident certified hockey lover, I had to check the team out myself. The KTH Royal Blues played their last home game at Östermalms IP, a venue conveniently located just a 10-minute walk from the KTH campus. The … Continue reading “A Night with the Royal Blues: Victory at Home”

My Swedish Learning Journey: A1 Passed!

Before arriving in Sweden, I was aware that most Swedes could speak English, yet I was intimidated by the fact that everything from signboards to grocery store names and public transport information was in Swedish. As someone already fluent in three languages, the prospect of learning Swedish seemed like an intriguing and useful skill, especially … Continue reading “My Swedish Learning Journey: A1 Passed!”

A Journey Begins: My First Week as a Master’s Thesis Student in Sweden

Hej everyone! Welcome to this post 🙂 The time has finally come, and if I’m honest, I have been terribly nervous about starting my master thesis. Hailing from North America, where I did not have to write a thesis in my bachelor’s, means that my first time writing such a huge report comes during my … Continue reading “A Journey Begins: My First Week as a Master’s Thesis Student in Sweden”

Cost of Living as a Student at KTH: Srikar’s Edition

Hello everyone! I can sense the excitement about your application results, and I hope you’re all set with your supporting documents. Remember, the deadline for document submission and application fee payment is fast approaching on February 1. I understand that many of you may have questions about life in Sweden, as I did when I … Continue reading “Cost of Living as a Student at KTH: Srikar’s Edition”

Top Winter Activities for KTH Students

Did you know that last week Sweden witnessed the coldest January in 25 years with temperatures reaching minus 43 degrees Celsius in some regions. In just a week since the coldest day, temperatures have already climbed into the positive range, unveiling a stunning transformation with beautiful, sunlit days gracing the cityscape. While Swedish winters are … Continue reading “Top Winter Activities for KTH Students”