Driving in Lappland wintertime

Driving in Lappland wintertime When driving a car in Lapland remember that between the dates December 1st and March 31st you are required to have winter tires.  In Sweden each car has additionally metal spikes in its winter tires what makes driving … Read More

Abisko on a budget

Abisko on a budget Not so many years ago I have been a student myself, so I really know what it means to travel on a budget. I have tried plenty of travel hacks, voluntary options, Couchsurfing, hitchhiking and so on just … Read More

Is Abisko the best place to see northern lights?

Is Abisko the best place to see northern lights? As Abisko is situated in the center of the Aurora oval and is surrounded by many mountains what helps in having the sky clear we can say that yes – it is … Read More

What to do in Abisko in winter

What to do in Abisko in winter How does Swedish Winter Wonderland look like?  Fluffy snow, blue sky, glittering frozen lake that you can drive a snowmobile on and massive icicles decorating roofs. During days happy huskies running through white valleys and … Read More

A little bit extra information about Abisko National Park

Little bit about Abisko National Park Abisko National Park, established in 1909, is one of the very first national parks in Sweden. It was created in order to preserve our unique Arctic fauna and flora; as a reminiscence for scientific … Read More

What is the wether in Abisko trughout the year

Weather in Abisko during the year There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes! 🙂 How bad weather can get in Abisko? In winter you might not be able to see more that 1 m in front of … Read More

When to go to Abisko?

When is the best time to visit Abisko? It is a very hard question as it really depends on your travel goals and preferences. I can assure you that each month Abisko has a lot to offer and in order to … Read More

What to do in Abisko in summer?

Midnight sun in Abisko and Kiruna, Swedish Lappland In 2020 first sunrise after winter we have celebrated in Abisko on February the 1st. Memorable day because you know, how exciting it is to finally see the sun after a long … Read More