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… where we've just launched a new Facebook group called Living in Sweden, a place for you all to share advice and experiences about, as you might have guessed, living in Sweden. Why don't you head over to the group and introduce yourself – we would love to get to know you!
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My Swedish Career
I interviewed Australian singer-songwriter Tania Doko the other day. She's one half of duo Bachelor Girl who had a huge hit back in 1998 (you may recognize it when you hear it). Today, she is based in Stockholm and is busy producing new and exciting material in one of the world's music capitals:
Being a love immigrant in Sweden
Have you ever moved abroad for love? It can be a wonderful experience, but don't be scared of speaking out about the challenges – sharing the ups and downs of life in Sweden is what we're here for. Our Europe Editor Catherine Edwards spoke to some readers who went through this process and came out on the other side:
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