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Puzzling prepositions – a Swedish lesson with The Swedish Teacher

Presented by The Swedish Teacher Here at the Newbie Guide we work in an unholy mess of English, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese and Arabic. So we know first hand the struggle of getting the “small details” of a language right. On top of that we often get emails and messages asking about places and apps to […]

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A complete guide to buying an apartment in Stockholm (Part 4)

Over the last month, I have been sharing useful information on how to go from renting to owning an apartment in Stockholm as a Newbie. On this last part, I will let you know how to make the offer and be the owner of your first place. You can find Part 1 here, Part 2 […]

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A complete guide to buying an apartment in Stockholm (Part 3)

In this series, we have talked about the reasons why you should consider buying an apartment and how to calculate mortgage and downpayment to get the apartment you want. This time, we will talk about how to take advantage of the available tools to find the right place for you.   Reality Check #3: Find the right […]

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Djurgården – Art and Nature in Stockholm

Djurgården is an island in the central area of Stockholm. A beloved destination for locals and tourists where one can find museums, gardens, and many family-friendly activities. Here are some places that you can enjoy during your visit.  Biologiska Museet  The Museum of Biology offers the visitors the possibility of seeing all kinds of birds and mammals of […]

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A complete guide to buying an apartment in Stockholm (Part 2)

Buying an apartment is one of the most serious steps in life. It requires a lot of planning, savings and to be as prepared as possible. On this part two of the series, I will talk about the mortgage and downpayment. To read part 1 click here.  Know your Purchase Ability. Before rushing into apartment […]

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Newsletter Manager Needed: Join The Newbie Team!

Would you like to join our core team? Then wait no more and get in touch with us right away! The Newbie Guide to Sweden was born as almost five years ago as a side project. Since then, it grows fast into a whole new and exciting platform. We are currently looking for volunteers who […]

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