My name is Lena Dyche and I’m Swedish.
I’m married and now living in Monmouth, Wales.
I have been working as a tour guide in Europe for about 20 years and been teaching and guiding in a Swedish mansion.
My interests are history, languages (I speak 6 languages) and lifestyles in different countries.
Do you know of any famous Swedes?
Are there more companies than Volvo? IKEA?
What happened to Sweden in the Second World War?
What Is Sweden’s involvement in the EU?
What is less expensive in Sweden than UK?Have you heard of Wallander?
Are the languages different in the Scandinavian countries? Do they understand each other?
Which surnames are most common and how do they connect with UK names?
How were the Vikings connected to UK?
What is Scandinavian design?
What is the food like?
Talk 3 ABOVE THE ARCTIC CIRCLE
Where does Father Christmas live?
How is life in Spitzberg?
What are the Northern Lights?
What do you know about the North Pole expeditions?
What do people live from above the Arctic Circle?
Which are the countries round the Baltic Sea and what are their capital cities like?
What is the historical connection between Finland and Russia? Between Sweden and Estonia?
Is there an archipelago?
Is the nature the same in the different countries?
The talks take about 45 minutes or to your specification.