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Trip to Gothenburg

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Gothenburg is located on the west coast of Sweden and is the second largest city in the country. Its population is around 500,000 people and reaches 1 mln if the surrounding areas are taken into account. I’ve spent 5 amazing … Continue reading

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Trip to Latvia

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At the end of February we went on a trip to Jelgava, Latvia. It was arranged by YWAM (Youth With A Mission), which is a global Christian movement aiming at helping people around the world. You can check more about … Continue reading

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Sweden-Norway Study Trip

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As I mentioned before, a great advantage of the Tourism Destination Development master’s program at Dalarna University is an opportunity to experience the real tourism businesses in Sweden by going on study trips that are part of the program. We’ve … Continue reading

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Christmas Market in Falun

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Christmas fairs are organized yearly in many European countries, as well as in Sweden. Yesterday we went to the Christmas market in the copper mine area in Falun. There were multiple local entrepreneurs and small businesses, selling their goods, such … Continue reading

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Current Master’s Students’ Activities

I’ve made a survey among the current master’s students of Borlange campus. The results about the programs and general student experience were posted earlier here: https://mydalarna.com/student-reviews-survey-results/ One of the questions was about where students spend their free time and where … Continue reading

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Trip to Ludvika

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Ludvika is a town south-west of Borlange and about  50 km away. Most of the attractions there are open in summer, so we only visited the open mine museum there. There was also a nice place with wooden benches where … Continue reading

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Trip to Gävle

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Gävle is a town on the East coast of Sweden. We went there after church on Sunday and I could enjoy the Baltic Sea from the Swedish side this time! We first went to the beach, where the water was freezing, but … Continue reading

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Trip Around Dalarna

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It is amazing that students at Dalarna are very active and organize all sorts of events. Yesterday there was a boat festival, where students had to compete by swimming in small air-inflated boats. That was so cold, but they were … Continue reading