Expatriate Insurance News: Sweden 'popular with small group of expats' -
Quick Quote
  • (inc. country & area code)
  • Please note this service is only available during London office hours. If your call is urgent we will endeavour to get back to you at the earliest possible opportunity.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Call us today: +44 (0) 20 3551 6634

Expatriate Insurance News: Sweden 'popular with small group of expats'

A small adventurous group of expatriates are looking to Swedish Lapland for a new snowy life.

Temperatures can fall to around -30 degrees C in Lapland, which includes the northernmost parts of Sweden, Norway, Finland and part of Russia, according to the Telegraph.

However, the paper revealed that for some resourceful types, this is home.

Patricia Cowern, originally from the West Midlands, said of her grandchildren: "Lapland gives the girls freedom to be children. The village is simple, but it's safe.

"Weather permitting, they are out on their bikes all the time, and only come home when they are hungry. In the winter, they love to ski. You could call it a rather old-fashioned kind of life."

With all these outdoor activities on offer, it could be wise to consider organising expatriate medical insurance before making the move to live in Lapland.

Expatriate Healthcare specialise in providing international health insurance. Make sure you're protected.

© Expatriate HealthcareADNFCR-1788-ID-800357828-ADNFCR

Latest Expat News
South AmericaNorth AmericaAfricaAustralia & New ZealandAsiaEurope