Gothenburg is different in that aspect but the point about showing their identity is damn true. I guess you ran out of people a long while ago as well lol. If you are from a big country, you need to know, as one of the biggest countries in Europe, there are only around 9. The most tricky part! Find your university in Sweden.
That pretty much summed up the first semester of my master program in Sweden.
Find a programme. In other countries you would know in an instant. Third, even though they are not drunk, they are still super nice. As a newcomer to both the country and postgraduate education, my life was like a roller coaster.
Haha, I might exaggerate it a bit but I did get asked all these questions when I was home for the Chinese New Year every time.