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What are the best tips for making friends in Sweden?

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What are the best tips for making friends in Sweden?
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In this episode we speak to Gemma Swift, a marketing professional from the UK who explains how she managed to make great friends in Sweden despite warnings from fellow foreigners that her efforts might end in disappointment.


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In this bonus episode of our Sweden in Focus podcast, host Paul O’Mahony is briefly joined by panelists Emma Löfgren and Richard Orange, before we listen to an interview with Gemma Swift.  

Gemma wrote an article last year that was well received by readers of The Local so we thought we'd get her to expand on some of her points. Here's the article: 

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