Melodifestivalen 2018 marks the 58th anniversary of the Swedish music competition, the winners go on to represent Sweden and compete in Eurovision 2018. This event is being coordinated by Sveriges Television, and it is being broadcasted in a six-week span between 3, February and 10, March 2018. It’s structured and formatted into six shows: Semi-Final… Read More What is Melodifestivalen?
Having a long Christmas holiday, I decided to travel and see Europe. But having a limited budget, I decided to make a cruise to Helsinki, the capital city of Finland. So, I booked a Viking Line voyage online that cost me 835 SEK in total: 215 SEK for the cruise, 420 SEK for Helsinki Card,… Read More A cruise to Helsinki
No matter how big or small a University is, one attribute is present in every university. That is the place where a student can use university resources – books, journals, periodicals and just not only that, library is the place where we can just do our academic work. The environment encourages us to focus and… Read More All about Dalarna University Libraries
You may think that coming to one of the Scandinavian countries to study is a nightmare because of high living costs. Well, it’s not that bad. In this blog, I’ll give some examples of the living cost in Borlänge. But, please be aware that the expenses go higher in the south of Sweden, Stockholm, Göteborg,… Read More Living Costs in Borlänge
Driving license Categories There are many types of driving licenses that can be achieved in Sweden such as the AM, A1, A-restricted, A, B, C, D, E, and professional drivers licenses. However, we will shift our focus primarily on the more common type of license to obtain, which is the B driving license. The minimum… Read More Driver License Tips in Sweden
I thought this post was quite an important one to write as I myself did not know just how much support is available to DU students. If you ever need extra support, do not be afraid to ask for it. It is available to you and has been absolutely fantastic for me! I would highly… Read More Extra Support at Dalarna University
Life is all about surviving and hacking. Don’t worry folks! I am not talking about hacking the computer system. In today’s blogpost, I am going to share some of the tips that can help you to spend your money wisely in Sweden. Before I moved to Borlänge, people always told me that Sweden is a… Read More Lifestyle Hacking