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Life in Sweden

There are plenty of online resources available to help you settle into your new home. If you have questions regarding any of the information, please contact the IASS office.

Lund city council is the source for local municipal services.

Lund city council website

What is a 'fika'? Who is the lady in the white nightgown with candles in her hair, who appears every year on 13 December? Why do I have to take my shoes off when I go to friends' houses? Do I have to eat the pickled herring?

Find the answer to these and many more questions about Swedish cultures and traditions by following the links below.


Anna-Karla Jakesevic
International academic staff support (IASS)
anna-karla [dot] jakesevic [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 767 902 176