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Summer in Oulu

When strolling around the city, you will soon realise how important role nature and outdoor activities play in Oulu.

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Seurasaari

Seurasaari is a fascinating island and a district in Helsinki. The island is known mostly as the location of the Seurasaari Open-Air Museum.

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Ice Fishing - Finnish Meditation

Ice-fishing is a much-loved winter activity in Finland. The beauty of it lies in its simplicity - a session of ice-fishing could almost be counted as a sort of meditation.

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Step into the Finnish countryside

In a country where people move en masse to the countryside in the summer and where forest coverage is 75%, it's no wonder ecological tourism has taken off so rapidly and steadily. Old farms are opening their doors to visitors from all over the world and their organic food can be gobbled or just nibbled while watching sheep pasturing in a green meadow.

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A peek into Sibelius' Finland

Jean Sibelius is the most respected and best known Finnish composer of all time. The year 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of his birth and is celebrated around the country.

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Say it in Finnish

Finnish is notorious for being a difficult language. We say: start collecting a vocabulary and learn some basics - the rest will follow!

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Finland - a boating paradise for kids

Sailing and boating are both very much family activities in Finland. Especially during the holiday season, most Finnish boats carry crews of eager youngsters. Here are the six top reasons why you should bring your children too!

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