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Smoked strömming at Avan market

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Unlike its nastier fermented cousin, surströmming, smoked (or rökt) strömming – a type of herring – is quite yummy.

Late summer scenes from Gäddvik

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Gäddvik is one of many small photogenic villages that dot Northern Sweden along the Lule River.

Basking along Luleå’s waterfront

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Catching last few warm rays of sunshine in Luleå before heading towards colder seasons.

Grass-covered seating in Luleå

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Grass covered seats in Sweden - Eco-friendly sustainability - Photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström
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Thought this was a pretty cool alternative to otherwise ordinary park benches. You can read more on Sweden’s sustainability efforts here on Sara’s blog.

Playing chess in the street

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Stumbled across three generations playing chess on Storgatan in Luleå.