Monthly archives: February 2012

Why Sweden?

Rather than saying that I chose Sweden, I’d say that Sweden chose me.

When I was in doubt between Germany and England for my Erasmus destination, my Norwegian friends told me: go to Stockholm, Stockholm is for you! There was not much time for hesitation, so I made my decision very fast without even knowing where I was going. I was too excited by the idea that for one year I will get lost in a curious culture and become a stranger to myself.

What is Sweden for a basic tourist who has never been there? IKEA, blondes, Vikings… COLD.  Read more » >>