Buy your Christmas gifts second hand
A Christmas present from a second-hand shop is good for both your wallet and the climate. Röda Korset City has lots of fine recycled products in clothing, shoes, jewelry, kitchenware and furnishings. Botanize among unique products and buy Christmas presents without a guilty conscience!
At Myrorna you can also buy gift cards, if you are not sure what to buy as a present or can't find anything on your particular visit.
Give away a dinner at a restaurant
Umeå has a fantastic selection of restaurants. Many of them offer locally produced ingredients and produce, such as reindeer and elk, char, whitefish and roe, cloudberries, lingonberries and other wild berries. A card with the text: “Merry Christmas! I invite you to a luxurious dinner at Gotthards Krog” is guaranteed to be both appreciated and sustainable!
Invite to a taste walk
ForFoodies is once again holding its popular tasting walks in Umeå, where you can stroll through the city and visit six different fantastic restaurants. At each stop, you get a taste sample and can buy a drink of your choice.