As you might have read in some other blogs, there are plenty of activities to do here in Borlänge in the wintertime. You can, for example, go skating on Lake Runn of go skiing at Romme Alpin. Only downside with both of these activities is that they are a bit far away, and they cost… Read More Sled away!
Sometimes in life you just have to go with the flow and see where you end up. Last week I had one of such moments. We had had lunch with some classmates at Ikea, yes that happens here, and after we weren’t quite sure what we wanted to do. We knew we had to do… Read More Spontaneous trips are the best trips
Sweden is well known for a large number of lakes and cold winters – when combine these you get endless opportunities for ice-skating! 🙂 Since summer and our study visit to Främby Udde in September, I have been excited for winter to start in order to try ice-skating on the lake Runn. I have skated… Read More Being active #5 – Ice-skating
It was September when we decided to walk to “the red cabin”. At that time it was a favourite trip to do since the weather was still quite good (= no rain). The red cabin or officially the Bjusanstugan is situated next to lake Bjusan, which is around 6 km by walk from the dorms.… Read More First thing you have to do when you come to Sweden
Eversince I moved to Borlänge, I have been going to Tenoren on Thursdays to hang out with friends, chat and play games. It has become my habbit and I usually try not to miss out so I thought it would be worth sharing this great opportunity with you 🙂 Tenoren is a Student Union house… Read More Thursday’s classic in Tenoren
In the weeks leading up to the Christmas ‘holiday’, the main question that went around was “are you going home for Christmas?”. Now, I wrote ‘holiday’ in parentheses because officially we don’t really have a Christmas holiday as students. However, as I’m sure you’ll notice as well when you study here in Borlänge, Dalarna University… Read More Home for the holidays!
The beginning of a new year is also the perfect time to reflect on the past. In this blog I’d like to share my experiences of my first few months in Sweden. To begin, I am a 100% happy that I chose to come to Sweden and specifically Borlänge to study for my Master’s degree.… Read More My first months in Sweden