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Meet Angela - The Aurora Dreamer

Angela from China fell in love with the Northern Lights when she was a little girl. Now she works in one of the best places in the world to experience this amazing natural phenomenon - a glass igloo village in Finnish Lapland.

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The Legendary Gold Fields of Lapland

Finnish Lapland is the land of myths, legends and dreams. Many are centered on Lapland’s gold fields and the world’s purest gold - the one found in and around the Lemmenjoki and Ivalojoki rivers.

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Exploring the autumnal Lapland

One weekend our group of young Finns took their pack-packs, sleeping bags and cameras and set out to explore the untouched wilderness of Lapland.

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5-step retreat by Angry Birds

We all have problem pigs in our lives, nasty little things that make us angry, tired or stressed out. But no problem, here’s a perfect retreat. The Finnish winter calms down even the world’s angriest birds, so it will surely work for you too.

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Lapland

Finnish Lapland is as close as reality gets to those who dream of a winter wonderland. Contrasts are a key factor in the allure of Lapland where 24-hour sunlight in the summer replaces the dark winter days. The hustle and bustle of towns and ski resorts is just minutes away from the peace and quiet of the wild wilderness.

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At the Top with the Snowmobile man

Take a look at the geographical shape of Finland and you’ll see why people call her “The Finnish Maiden”. At the tip of her thumb is the only part of the country where peaks rise 1,000 metres above sea level. Nestled in those peaks you will find a tiny village called Kilpisjärvi, home to roughly a hundred year-round residents.

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Meet Akira - a Japanese Chef in Lapland

Twenty years ago, Akira Omori packed his backpack and went on the road. The young man couldn’t have then imagined that he would leave Tokyo behind for good.

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Somby – a rocking Sámi band

The Lappish rock band Somby are on a mission to bring modern Sámi culture to the wider world - watch out!

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Meet Somby - a rocking Sami band

The Lappish rock band Somby are on a mission to bring modern Sámi culture to the wider world - watch out!

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Meet Angela - The Aurora Dreamer The Legendary Gold Fields of Lapland Exploring the autumnal Lapland 5-step retreat by Angry Birds Lapland At the Top with the Snowmobile man Meet Akira - a Japanese Chef in Lapland Somby – a rocking Sámi band Meet Somby - a rocking Sami band