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Looking forward to Eurovision

In May, TV screens throughout Europe will be tuned in to the biggest music competition *puts on Jeremy Clarkson voice* in the …

Musical Interlude: Lyckliga gatan

Here’s for picking more Swedish classics! 😀 In the 1960s and 1970s, many old houses were demolished to give room for new …

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Swedish Ways: Lucia

I recently realised that there are certain times of year when I miss Sweden more than others, namely December. “But we have …

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Swedish Ways: Nobeldagen

Do you know what day they hand out the Nobel Prizes? Most Swedes will be able to tell you: 10 December, the …

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Swedish Ways: Första Advent

If all goes well, I anticipate there being a whole host of Swedish Ways posts this month, leading up to Christmas. Or …