13 Jun 2024
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Tourist Information

Skåne: the Sweet Song of Sweden’s Deep South

YLC’s Amy Johansson take us on a tour of her new stomping grounds – the deep south or the Texas of Sweden… Surrounded by sea on 3 sides, the southernmost part of Sweden has been a much contested borderland between Sweden and Denmark. With the treaty of Roskilde in 1658, the area was finally ceded […]

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Community Expat Traditions

Thanksgiving Supplies in Stockholm

Running around like a headless… chicken to get everything ready for Thanksgiving? Never fear – YLC has got the info on where you can buy your turkey and all the standard trimmings for the big dinner. Get your Turkey Day on in Stockholm!

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Community Expat Traditions

The YLC guide to a Stockholm Thanksgiving

YLC’s Amy Johansson on pilgrim selfies, potential potlucks and where to go if you are gagging for some pumpkin pie but find cooking just that little bit too much to stomach! I moved to Sweden two years – and two Thanksgivings – ago. Though I am mad for the winter holiday season in my new […]

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Expat Cookbook

Recipe of the week: Manhattan Cocktail

Forget Cosmos – they are so 90s! The real deal for a typical New York City cocktail is a Manhattan!

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Expat Cookbook

Recipe of the week: Ethel’s Knishes

To celebrate US Independence Day in July, the YLC’s expat cookbook goes stateside!

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Expat Cookbook

Recipe of the week: Madison Park Burgers

This month we turn to the Big Apple and the New Jersey area for inspiration!

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Community Expat Cookbook

Recipe of the week: Alfonsos Vodka Sauce Pizza

With 4th of July just the other day, YLC turns to the New York/New Jersey area for food inspiration!

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