104 episodes

Heather and her expat friends discuss their experiences and humiliations among their adopted country of Sweden. We discuss tips, observations, and the type of important questions expats want to know, such as "Why are there witches on Easter?", "Why do Swedes never take the last piece of candy?" and "Where can I find decent Tex-Mex food?"

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow Heather Jonasson

    • Komedi
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Heather and her expat friends discuss their experiences and humiliations among their adopted country of Sweden. We discuss tips, observations, and the type of important questions expats want to know, such as "Why are there witches on Easter?", "Why do Swedes never take the last piece of candy?" and "Where can I find decent Tex-Mex food?"

    #104 The Book of Icelanders

    #104 The Book of Icelanders

    Anna is from the land of no McDonalds and no mosquitos - otherwise known as Iceland!

    • 16 min
    103 Caviar Every Saturday

    103 Caviar Every Saturday

    Oystein, from our neighbor Norway, explains some differences between our two countries. Plus, Valborg plans.

    • 24 min
    #102 The Price of Piggelin is Too Damn High

    #102 The Price of Piggelin is Too Damn High

    Jeremy from the U.S. talks about working remote and living outside of Stockholm. Plus, we get a tip on a place called Dog Island.

    • 12 min
    #101 Gravel in My Shoes

    #101 Gravel in My Shoes

    Anna, from the Netherlands, took an analytical approach when deciding to live in Sweden. Pros: good work/life balance. Cons: You often have gravel in your shoes.

    • 17 min
    #100 We’re Going to Have a Meeting About the Meeting

    #100 We’re Going to Have a Meeting About the Meeting

    Malcolm from Sydney, Australia, gives us some tips on how to reinvent ourselves when starting over in a new country. Also, why do Swedes need so many meetings?

    • 27 min
    # 99 Swedish History – More than just Vikings

    # 99 Swedish History – More than just Vikings

    We chat with the hosts of A Flatpack History of Sweden about history and Swedish problems.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Superfaceytf ,

Swedes are weird!

It’s really funny when someone who is not brought up in Sweden analyze our behavior. We are so weird.

This is an excellent podcast where you can pick up a thing or two about Sweden. Just listen to it, you will enjoy it!

skatebird ,

Learn how to be Swedish

Great and funny podcast on what it's like to move to this weird country!

Soccan ,

Briljant

Kort o gott briljant!

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