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Leaving Japan

It’s been a while since I last wrote something here, but I’m still alive. Lately, I’ve been preparing for my return to Sweden. I’ll go back on Wednesday, flying with Austrian Airlines via Vienna. Last night I found out that Antti, a Finnish friend here in Japan, will go back on the same flight as [...]

The Land of the Goths

That’s right, I spent last week on Gotland with my family. We met up with two of our cousins and their parents that went there a few days before us. I had a good time, although the weather could have been better on some of the days. We lived a few km outside of Visby, [...]

One Way Ticket to Paradise…

…actually, it’s a return ticket, but I choose not to think about that right now.
Yes, I’ve bought the ticket to Japan. It feels very good to have that done. Everything seems a bit more concrete. I’ll leave from Arlanda at 10.15 AM on September 18 with Austrian Airlines to Vienna, then connect to Tokyo [...]


Finally, I got word that I’ve been accepted to the Young Scientist Exchange Program (YSEP) at Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITech). After three months of waiting and wondering, I can now breathe out and start to plan my trip there. I don’t know why it took so long - it says on their website that [...]

Hopeful and Optimistic

Yesterday I had an exam in Electromagnetism. That’s the only course I have left before finishing my second year. I think I might pass it, which would be great since that would allow me to apply for exchange studies next year. I would really like to go on exchange. We’ll see how it goes. Hopefully [...]