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Published: 24 Jan, 2020

Exchange student biked from Germany to Umeå

NEWS Student Philipp Schraufstetter biked all the way from Germany to Umeå - it took him 19 days.

Text: Sandra Lundström

Swedish radio interviewed Philipp about his bike trip and why he has chosen to study in Umeå. He describes Umeå as a modern city that is not too big and not too small, but with a little too little snow.

- When I arrived in Umeå, it was less snow than I had hoped for, says Philipp Schraufstetter.

Philipp is an Erasmus student and will study Swedish and English during a semester at Umeå University.

You can find a short version of the radio interview with Philipp at:
Student cyklade från Tyskland till Umeå (parts of the interview in Swedish)

The entire interview, about 3 hours and 45 min into the program, is available at: Morgon i P4 Västerbotten (parts of the interview in Swedish)