Denmark · 130 Days · 98 Moments · October 2016

Laura Wiegand

Living and studying in Sweden - Part 2


Working in Stockholm had this nice bonus of great places for lunch ๐Ÿš๐Ÿ˜‹

4 days ago

The weather is finally getting better ๐Ÿ˜โ˜€๏ธ

6 days ago

Changing location for work on your thesis always is very nice - especially when it is Semla time ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ“š
Next sustainability event in Uppsala - the smart city hackathon organized by sweco and clean tech challenge. Great days, good teamwork and inspiring talks and ideas ๐Ÿ’ป๐ŸŒณ

7 days ago

Final Fika of the day plus some nice reading before taking the bus back to Uppsala - very relaxing day full of fresh air. Ready for another stressful week ahead.
Beautiful sunset from the church down to the city. It was amazing to see the sun shining, making the Forrest and ground lighting red ๐ŸŒ…
Arriving on top of the mountain ๐Ÿ™ˆ beautiful church and beautiful surroundings with a great view โค๏ธ
Some more walking in the city - up the mountain to the church as long as the sun is still there โ›ช๏ธ๐ŸŒฒ
The best about cold Swedish days in February? Fika with Semla โค๏ธ
Enkรถping is the city of parks - even in winter this is a really cool place for a nice walk in the sunshine ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ˜
Spending a sunny day in Enkรถping. Only 40 minutes away from Uppsala and really nice small, typical Swedish city
Weekend โ˜€๏ธ vegan pancakes with a lot of love ๐Ÿฎโค๏ธ

9 days ago

Work hard, play hard and eat good ๐Ÿ‘พ at the sustainable hackathon at the sweco office in Uppsala - developing ideas for smart cities, eating good food and playing with new technology โœจ

8 February 2017

My new work place for some time - the world loves in the best area in Stockholm โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’ป

5 February 2017

Having arrived at Kung Bjรถrns hรถg - amazing winter wonderland out here โ˜ƒ
Hiking in the nature reserve Hรฅgadalen-Nรฅsten. Pretty cold out there โ„๏ธ

26 January 2017

Doing some volunteer work to be engaged in the Uppsala startup community. The first startup grind talk by the Klarna founder and the opening party for base 10 were amazing. Hope to be part of more events like this in the future โœจ

24 January 2017

German cooking night with Swedish friends โค๏ธ Kรคsspรคtzle are the best (taking a break from being vegan for this evening ๐Ÿ˜Œ)
The good thing with regular visits in Stockholm - you can work in different cool place as the stunning library in Stockholm ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ“š
Switching location for working while waiting for the train to Stockholm. It's going to be a lot of commuting this term.

23 January 2017

Back in Uppsala - back in the library. The thesis work has started with a lot of reading. Thankfully the library is such a nice place to work at ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“–

19 January 2017

Swedish Food Night at Kalmar Nation ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿดvegan version of Swedish Kรถttbullar with meshed potatoes and lingonberries ๐Ÿ˜˜
Back in Uppsala โค๏ธ

14 January 2017

Back to Sweden after the holidays. Meeting a Dutch driving team ready for some Arctic Challenge ๐Ÿ˜…

13 January 2017

Feeling like a child again - skiing on the Zuckerfeld field in the Rhรถn mountains - last time I have been here must be 15 years ago ๐Ÿ˜โ˜ƒโ›ท

12 January 2017

Being a tourist at my home place - taking a tour at Fulda Stadtschloss with my friend and both our grandmothers ๐Ÿ‘ต๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ˜

23 December 2016

A short food stop on the way home in Wรผrzburg.

22 December 2016

Perfect weather, nice live music and Christmas market in Stuttgart

21 December 2016

Christmas Party in the nice restaurant Roter Hirsch in Stuttgart โค๏ธ amazing location, great food and nice people.

20 December 2016

Finally my first real Christmas market this year ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ”ฅ
Taking some break in Hamburg before continuing to Stuttgart in the South โœจ
Going home for Christmas - this time taking the longest trip to get some forced holidays after the last weeks ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชโš“๏ธ๐ŸšŒ

17 December 2016

I love Fika - especially for Christmas โค๏ธ๐Ÿฐ

16 December 2016

It is again winter in Uppsala - so much ice everywhere โ„๏ธ

15 December 2016

Good morning from a very very very cold Uppsala โ„๏ธโ„๏ธโ„๏ธ

14 December 2016

Spending a hour in the dark - a crazy experience. It is just shocking how much we need our eyes to navigate around. ๐Ÿ™ˆ
Taking some nice pictures and enjoying the sunny day while walking from museum to museum in Stockholm โ˜€๏ธ
Christmas market in Stockholm ... ๐Ÿ˜…
Enjoying some warm lunch after an exciting thesis job interview in Stockholm ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ˜‹

13 December 2016

Our final stop for the day - learning how art exhibitions are adapted for people that are visually impaired. Amazing!
What a perfect day for running to different museums all over Uppsala - rain that directly freezes on the ground. At least Uppsala looks very pretty.
And a short stop at the church ๐Ÿ˜ looks very Christmas like โœจ
Second museum for today - Gustavianum. A much more classical museum. The anatomical theater is creepy every time ๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฑ
When you have to visit museums as part of your studies โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ the botanica museum in Uppsala is amazing!
Second morning in a row with a stunning sky. This makes it up for the early sunset โ˜€๏ธ

12 December 2016

I love winter in Sweden so much โค๏ธโ„๏ธโ˜ƒ

11 December 2016

Pancake lunch and fika ๐Ÿ˜โค๏ธ Kalmar nation is the best place for a group work meeting ๐Ÿ˜Š
It is snow again in Uppsala โ„๏ธ Christmas now is coming very quickly

10 December 2016

Lucia Gasque at ร–stgรถta nation - a mix of Swedish Christmas traditions in one evening ๐ŸŽ‰โ˜ƒ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช

4 December 2016

Spending the last hours before getting on the train back home in beautiful Gothenburg โœจ๐Ÿ˜

3 December 2016

Some more pictures from the beautiful lake - from sunset to total ice cover to fog โ„๏ธ

2 December 2016

AIESEC conference Swedish style - Workshop in the Sauna. While the sauna is heating up โœจ๐Ÿ”ฅ
The best location for a conference โค๏ธ
Arriving at my last conference with AIESEC. The location is amazing but the sleeping room looks like not everybody is going to survive.

27 November 2016

Light festival in Uppsala. Not as cool as the firework but still very nice โœจ happy first advent day ๐Ÿ˜
The best when the weather is so cold - sitting in one of the great cafes and looking out to the snow.
Heating up before it is getting dark โค๏ธ
Snow is back in cold Uppsala โ„๏ธ

19 November 2016

Working on the Uppstart tech startup event as volunteer. Cool talks and a lot of interesting people ๐Ÿ‘พโŒš๏ธ๐Ÿ“ฑ๐Ÿ–ฅ

18 November 2016

Global village for AIESEC members in Uppsala ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชโค๏ธ
EIT Health Innovation Day in Uppsala - with a very successful outcome ๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ†

17 November 2016

Interesting evening at the iZettle office in Stockholm, talking about user research in international companies ๐Ÿท๐Ÿ—บ

16 November 2016

What a perfect but cold morning โ˜€๏ธโ„๏ธ

14 November 2016

And back we go ๐Ÿš‚ super short but amazing holiday
Hot chocolate and story cubes while waiting for the train back to Uppsala ๐ŸŽฒ๐Ÿช
Dalarna horses everywhere โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜
The beautiful Zorn building ๐Ÿ™‚

13 November 2016

Dinner with view to the lake after a perfect relaxing day full of fresh air ๐Ÿ™‚๐Ÿฒ
Time to relax ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜…โค๏ธ this is really the perfect hotel for cold days when it's already dark at 4 ๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŽ‰
Enough waking for today ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿต๐Ÿ˜
Some more walking alongside water before they sun sets down
Do you see the mountains in the distance :) ?
Spending the day in the Forrest next to Mora, watching people skiing across the country ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŒค๐ŸŽฟ

12 November 2016

Dinner at the hotel after a cold day and some warm hours in the sauna ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿค—
It is crazy how early it is getting dark these days.
Arrived in the city of Mora for a short weekend break โ˜€๏ธโค๏ธ๐ŸšŠ

9 November 2016

Soooooo much snow everywhere โ˜ƒ๐ŸŒจโœจ

8 November 2016

Light show at the church and all around Uppsala for 1 month makes us love the early darkness :)

6 November 2016

And winter has fully arrived (at least in Stockholm) but with fire, hot chocolate and live music it is really cosy ๐Ÿ”ฅ

4 November 2016

Winter is coming ๐ŸŒจโ˜ƒ

30 October 2016

Spending the sunny day close to the royals in the hagapark in Stockholm ๐Ÿ‚โ˜€๏ธ

29 October 2016

Perfect dinner after a perfect day!
In the middle of nowhere - a great place to be! ๐ŸŒป
Sunny beach day? Not in the end of October ๐Ÿ˜Š
Enjoying the sunny day while waiting for the bus in Knivsta

28 October 2016

Autumn tea during a sunny lunch break at university ๐Ÿ

27 October 2016

I love the nice little surprises in colorful Stockholm โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™
Great office, amazing view and a fantastic evening at the behance portfolio review - learning from the experts ๐Ÿ’Ž
Visiting the Europa house in Stockholm to hear about the digitalization in the future

26 October 2016

Evening presentations about innovation in travel tech โœˆ๏ธ

20 October 2016

I love autumn in Sweden ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚

15 October 2016

Fotografiska in Stockholm ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ–ผ
Sunshine in Vaxholm ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŒป๐Ÿ‚
Drottningholm castle in the beautiful evening autumn sunlight
Autumn in the beautiful gardens behind Drottningholm Castle ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘ธ๐Ÿผ
Autumn is here and winter is coming very fast โœจ๐ŸŒป๐Ÿƒ hiking on the Gula Stigen 10km to the lake

13 October 2016

The sun is hiding but the colors in the trees are beautiful - enjoying autumn on the way to the university ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ๐ŸŒฅ

12 October 2016

Hot pot and karaoke birthday party โค๏ธ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ