Things to Do in Helsinki: 7 Curiously Finnish Ideas

Things to Do in Helsinki: 7 Curiously Finnish Ideas

Are you looking for unique things to do in Helsinki which tell something about the city’s special character and us Finns? You might already have the Finnish sauna, Helsinki Cathedral, Suomenlinna island and tasting Finnish foods on your list, right? Perfect, those are...

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10 Charming Things to Do in Jyväskylä

10 Charming Things to Do in Jyväskylä

Jyväskylä is a major city in the Lakeland area, 3 hours north of Helsinki. If you are exploring southern and middle Finland, visiting Jyväskylä will be a highlight of your trip! It’s a city that all Finns love. In this post, I’ll tell you little inside things and show 10 charming Jyväskylä things to do, self-guided.

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Things To Do in Ylläs Ski Resort

Things To Do in Ylläs Ski Resort

I’ll tell you a little secret. For us Finns, Ylläs is one of the places in Finland to experience outdoors, Lapland and nature sports. Say to any Finn that you will visit Ylläs and you’ll get an approbative nod. Great choice.

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The Ultimate Guide to Pyhä Luosto National Park

The Ultimate Guide to Pyhä Luosto National Park

Hiking in Pyhä Luosto national park was one of my life’s best holidays. I want to share our itinerary and packing list, hoping that it helps the preparations of other fellow hikers in Lapland. This packing list is great for multi-day hikes anywhere in summer and autumn Finland.

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