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Our Arctic Liftestyle

Our amazing arctic lifestyle

Anne and Doreen has been invited by Saleta to Skellefteå, in Swedish Lapland for three days. Here life is all about the outdoors. Roaming dense forests, island hopping in the archipelago and just enjoying being a free spirit under a sun that really never sets in summer. And of course, meeting people doing their thing...

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Stories from Skellefteå

Stories from Skellefteå

In Skellefteå we like to tell stories. You could say it’s in our DNA. Actually, the region of Skellefteå is know to have boosted more writes an most places in Sweden and we have a viral scene of storytellers. Here you’ll find some stories - most of them from our everyday life in the subarctic.

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Summer in Skelleftea

Summer in Skellefteå

In Skellefteå, nature is just around the corner, just as the city is in the middle of nature. If you see blue, your picture of Skellefteå is probably focused on one of the 1,500 lakes or the 300 kilometre coastline. The one lined with warm, bare cliffs and kilometres of sandy beaches...

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Ice and snow

Ice and snow

When Skellefteå is softly embedded in a thick cover of white snow, our subarctic everyday life is characterised by a seamless transition between night and day. It makes little difference whether we put on our forest skis, turn on our head torches and go for full moon walks in a silver shimmering old growth forest, or walk out on a snow covered pine heath with the warming winter sun on your back.

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