After living in Sweden for 2 years we finally moved from a 21 square apartment to 86! It felt a bit strange at first to have so much space and several doors to open but we could not be any happier. We have a beautiful place in a calm neighborhood which is not too close … Continue reading Important things to know when buying an apartment in Gothenburg
Eighteen months have gone so fast and now, I was officially unable to travel outside Sweden unless I plan not to come back. My permit expired on March 1, 2018 and I was only allowed to apply for an extension 30 days before that in which I did. The waiting period was estimated to be … Continue reading Extending a resident permit in Sweden
When I was still in the Philippines, I used to say I would like a job in Sweden that will not stress me too much, where I do not need to bring work at home, where the responsibility is manageable and checking my email is not the scariest part of my morning. When I moved … Continue reading What I learned from working in a kitchen
Room for improvement I don't have a driver's license, let alone a car so I have always commuted my entire life. I complained quite a lot back when I lived in Cebu City not because I am a whiner but because I feel that commuters deserve so much more than being squeezed in an uncomfortable … Continue reading Gothenburg changed my commuting experience to a whole new level
I accidentally bought myself a GoPro Hero 6 and my husband is not convinced that I am telling the truth especially he knows my obsession with cameras. It was black Friday and almost all stores both online and boutiques, were shouting about their own deals. Since I have been wanting to buy a newer GoPro, … Continue reading How I accidentally shopped a new camera online
Le Meridien Ra Beach Hotel and Spa is a 5-star luxury beach hotel in El Vendrell in the country of Spain and luck was on my side for I get to join the company summit within the month of joining. It was an all expense paid trip for 300 employees and was planned in a … Continue reading Spain | The company summit!
To land a job of my field was the most challenging in Sweden, to land at any job was next. The first few months living in the country was fine, I started studying the language through SFI and it went fine. I would spend hours reading and watching Swedish shows to learn it as fast … Continue reading Working in Sweden | From Aprons to Blazers