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Tulip invasion in Stockholm

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Over 800,000 tulips were planted all around Stockholm last October, and they’ve finally sprouted.

Snowmobiling through Hällträskskogen

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Here in Northern Sweden, there’s still lots of snow this late in April, so we made good use of it – snowmobiling through nature reserves and forests in Norrbotten backcountry.

Special delivery on a snowy day

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Pizza delivery in Sweden is relatively rare compared to the US where you can customize, order online, and have your pizza delivered without ever talking to anyone, so seeing Mahdi in a t-shirt on a snowy day deliver a supersized pizza was a welcome sight.

April snowstorm in Luleå

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Around these parts, no one changes into summer tires until May.

Flickr Favorite: Spring smell


Photo: Eugenijus Radlinskas (CC BY)