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#80 Latest News, Breaking Stories and Ice Cream Tips

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#80 Latest News, Breaking Stories and Ice Cream Tips
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Journalist, broadcaster and brunch enthusiast Maddy, from the UK, talks to us about media culture, documentaries, and trying to shock...

#74 What Does the Reindeer Say?

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#74 What Does the Reindeer Say?
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Today we talk with Hwa, from Taiwan, about Swedish eating culture, Bubble tea and reindeer. Also, spotlight on Luleå!

#68 Ingen reklam, tack

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#68 Ingen reklam, tack
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Today we talk about postal delays, movie theaters re-opening and aqueducts. We also shine a spotlight on Håverud.

#66 Just Use the Bucket

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#66 Just Use the Bucket
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We are back! We catch up on our summer experiences, like broken toilets, meze for Midsommar and traveling in the...

#63 There is no Place Like Rome

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#63 There is no Place Like Rome
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Today we check in with Licia, a former expat to Sweden that returned to her home country of Italy. We...

#62 Isle of Man

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#62 Isle of Man
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Laura, from the Isle of Man, talks about music, Viking roots, and all the restaurants we should visit when things...

#59 Vegetables are Green Things

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#59 Vegetables are Green Things
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Zayna, from California, enjoys the literal translations of Swedish words, like grönsaker, gives us some tips on Västerås and discusses...

#56 A Patrick for Saint Patricks Day

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#56 A Patrick for Saint Patricks Day
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Patrick was born in Detroit to Irish parents and has been in Sweden 3 years. We talk about Detroit, Swedish...

#54 I Was Told There Would be Snow

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#54 I Was Told There Would be Snow
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Jenny, from Costa Rica, talks about the mild winter this year, the troubles of finding a job in another country,...

#53 Can Sweets be Too Sweet?

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#53 Can Sweets be Too Sweet?
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Katia and Camilla, both from Brazil, discuss dessert sweetness, fashion and question whether there really is a place called Snake...

#52 I Never Learned to Ski

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#52 I Never Learned to Ski
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Today we learn about the best weather apps, how to travel cheap, whether office massages are good or bad, and...

#51 Do Not Mess With My Semla

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#51 Do Not Mess With My Semla
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In our talk today with Roger, from Ohio (where you meet all the Swedes), we discuss if the U.S. actually...

#50 Red Wine and Gatorade

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#50 Red Wine and Gatorade
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We catch up on winter break activities, new museums and new restaurants. Also, roller skis are weird.

#49 Winter Special – A Completely Different Expat View

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#49 Winter Special - A Completely Different Expat View
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On this short winter special episode, we see what life is like as an expat in China.

#48 From All of Us to All of You

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#48 From All of Us to All of You
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We re-visit our Swedish friend Sam to fill us in on Swedish Christmas traditions, such as, why is everyone watching...

#47 All Hail the Christmas Pig

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#47 All Hail the Christmas Pig
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Marta, from the popular Instagram and Blog, A_Girl Who Travels, talks with us about her spontaneous move to Stockholm. We...

#46 Have Yourself a Merry Lidl Christmas

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#46 Have Yourself a Merry Lidl Christmas
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Carolin, born in East Berlin, fills us in on the similarities and differences between Sweden and Germany. We also discuss...

#45 What Does the Swede Say?

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#45 What Does the Swede Say?
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To celebrate our one-year anniversary of the podcast, we turn the tables this week and talk to a Swede!

#44 Turn at the Robot

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#44 Turn at the Robot
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Samantha, from South Africa, runs Girl Gone International, an online group for expat tips and meetups. We talk language mistakes,...

#43 Don’t Shake the Baby

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Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#43 Don't Shake the Baby
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Jarrett, from Calgary, thinks you people are WEAK! You want to see a real winter? Come to Calgary. He also...