To really get an understanding of Norrbotten, take to the road and check out the cities, towns and villages in the area of Morjarv. You may also wish to check out Overkalix, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Kalix 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest.
When you are ready to head further afield beyond Morjarv, check out the nearest regional area. Lulea is situated 35 miles (56 kilometers) away and is home to sights like Friluftsmuset Hagnan, Gammelstad Church and Lulea Cathedral. Lulea Golf Club, Lulea University of Technology and Kulturens Hus a few of the other popular places worth investigating for those who find themselves with time to spare.
To understand a region, it helps to understand the past. Norrbotten 's colorful traditional villages are a great place to start.
When the temperature goes down, go to the Morjarv area. Rug up and have a go at some of the wintersports here. Try snowboarding or skiing.
Ensuring you have the time to understand some useful words and phrases in Swedish often separates the smart travelers from the tourists. A great example of such a sentence is "Vill du dansa med mig?" (Would you like to dance with me?). Or try "Varifrån kommer du?" (Where are you from?).
You won't want to bid "Hej då" (farewell) to this interesting part of the world.