Tagged: swedish culture

#91 Ville Volvo Vovve

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#91 Ville Volvo Vovve
/

We talk to Emma, one of the creators of the new book from The Local, “Villa Volvo Vovve” and learn the real meanings of phrases that even Swedes don’t know!

image shows car on Swedish icy driving course

#88 Take a Chance

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#88 Take a Chance
/

We speak to Ana from Mexico City, but this isn’t her first time living abroad. We also talk about learning Swedish through subway announcements & fun times on the icy driving course.

Fefferoni in Sweden

#87 Bionic Shakira

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#87 Bionic Shakira
/

The expat hosts of the podcast talk about vaccines, Swedish problems and murder house shopping.

Summer Sweden

#86 Summertime tips

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#86 Summertime tips
/

To close out the season before summer we offer some tips for those staying in or heading out of Sweden....

#82 – The Ultimate Guide to Umeå

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#82 - The Ultimate Guide to Umeå
/

Erik, from Umeå Today, and author of “The Umeå Handbook,” talks to us about all things Umeå!

#81 The Laundry Episode

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#81 The Laundry Episode
/

Today we have a great conversation with Sibo, from Zimbabwe, about how some days you think you’re moving to Australia...

#80 Latest News, Breaking Stories and Ice Cream Tips

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#80 Latest News, Breaking Stories and Ice Cream Tips
/

Journalist, broadcaster and brunch enthusiast Maddy, from the UK, talks to us about media culture, documentaries, and trying to shock...

#79 Knives and Costco Rumors

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#79 Knives and Costco Rumors
/

Julian, from Winnipeg, talks to us about Småland, Costco rumors and what to bring when you move to another country.

#77 Cash, Card or Gold?

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#77 Cash, Card or Gold?
/

We talk to Tamara, who just arrived 4 months ago. She’s lived in Bosnia, Libya, UK and Dubai! How does...

#74 What Does the Reindeer Say?

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#74 What Does the Reindeer Say?
/

Today we talk with Hwa, from Taiwan, about Swedish eating culture, Bubble tea and reindeer. Also, spotlight on Luleå!

#71 Scheduling Dinner in Advance

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#71 Scheduling Dinner in Advance
/

We talk to Andrés, from Argentina, who has spent half of his time in normal Sweden and half of his...

#68 Ingen reklam, tack

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#68 Ingen reklam, tack
/

Today we talk about postal delays, movie theaters re-opening and aqueducts. We also shine a spotlight on Håverud.

#67 Coat Strategy

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#67 Coat Strategy
/

Mark, from Minneapolis, puts a spotlight on Vreta kloster, denying his involvement with thousand year old skeletons found there. We...

#66 Just Use the Bucket

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#66 Just Use the Bucket
/

We are back! We catch up on our summer experiences, like broken toilets, meze for Midsommar and traveling in the...

#62 Isle of Man

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#62 Isle of Man
/

Laura, from the Isle of Man, talks about music, Viking roots, and all the restaurants we should visit when things...

#61 A Woman of Many Talents

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#61 A Woman of Many Talents
/

Today I talk with Germaine. She’s a singer, actor, chef, photographer…. what can’t she do?! A little creative inspiration for...

#55 Insects are Not Allowed as Food in Sweden

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#55 Insects are Not Allowed as Food in Sweden
/

Patrick was born in Zimbabwe, raised in South Africa and now lives in Sweden. He really appreciates being here even...