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?
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
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
Have you ever thought that the money in your wallet can get replaced by enormous number of cards? Not really, Right! The city from where I came from, one always needs to carry cash for almost every transactions – from buying a small candy to pay bills. Therefore, when I moved to Sweden, the frequent… Read More Life in Sweden – It’s all about cards
One of the typical Christmas traditions in Sweden is building Pepparkakshus which means “Gingerbread house”. Before Christmas, you will start to see Gingerbread cookies and cakes invading the stores. Kits of Gingerbread houses are sold at cheap prices also. On November 23, the international office and the student union organized a Pepparkakshus event and a… Read More Building Pepparkakshus
There are a few Swedish words I learned by myself without any effort and one of them is Biblioteket. It was a windy afternoon in Borlänge Centrum. I was enjoying the weekend with my spouse. We were having a date there and exploring the locality. He was a book worm who discovers libraries wherever he… Read More My experience with Public Libraries of Dalarna