The way that crisp cool air hit me off the airplane in Stockholm was a relief from the humid heat in Miami. “Why did you move from America to Sweden?”, this question must have been asked at least 100 times already. I left the hot sun, palm trees, and beach in Miami because I am… Read More From America to Sweden
Being admitted to Dalarna University (DU) took me a long journey. It all started since I read that Facebook post about the Swedish Institute master scholarships. I always had that passion about travelling and studying abroad especially my most favorite field, “Solar Energy and Renewables”. So, at the beginning of December 2016, I applied for… Read More Admission journey to Dalarna University
Over the Easter holidays my boyfriend’s family came to visit us to Sweden. We always try to explore new places instead of taking our visitors to places we already know (with exceptions). This time we thought it would be interesting to explore islands inbetween Sweden and Finland. Not knowing anything about the islands, we planned our… Read More Exploring the Åland islands
It’s been one month since I visited one of the coolest trade fairs I have ever been to. I flew, together with two classmates, to Berlin to visit ITB. Now for the tourism students among us, you might have heard of it. It is the biggest tourism trade fair in the world, and it is… Read More Investing in my future
To lighten the posts, I will share my experience of our journey above the arctic circle. Travelling above the arctic circle or even reaching the Northern cape of Europe has always been unimaginable and so adventurous when I was younger and lived back home. But now, living in central Sweden, it has become much closer… Read More Journey Above the Arctic Circle
When I told my friends I will study my Master in Sweden everyone’s reaction was mainly ‘Oh wow, but that will be so expensive!’. This might have been connected with a stereotype that Scandinavia is really expensive (in reality 3x in comparison to Czech republic) but I am sure you are wondering about the rough… Read More How much does Sweden cost?
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