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To be truly free, all you need is the untouched wilderness and a touch of madness in your blood.

Finland offers a wide range of outdoor activities for all tastes. Being a country of opposites and contrasts you can truly enjoy your stay with each of your senses. Finland is a clean and quiet country where the feeling of space, the calm of the wilderness and the bustle of the lake districts is present throughout the year.

Unique national parks are gate to the Finnish nature and each of them showcase the natural characteristics of the area. They present archipelago dotted by islands and islets, virgin forests reaching quietly to the sky, lakes glimmering in a thousand shades of blue, and the wilderness of the Lapland fells. There is something for everybody – whether you’d like to walk in the wilderness along age old tracks, go for a short nature trip with your family or just wonder around picking berries.

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10 Sauna Tips for Beginners

What exactly do you do in a Finnish sauna and what not?

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Into the Wild by Bike

Plenty of gradients and the terrain varies from bare rock and undulating sandy ground to ancient spruce forests with tree roots and gravel ridges – perfect for taking it to the max.

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Iconic Finnish Foods of All Time

Finns are passionate about their food and fiercely loyal to their culinary roots. We've compiled a list of ten iconic foods that you SHOULD try - go on, don't be shy.

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Five days hiking in Lapland

Finnish Lapland - its barren, beautiful natural landscape has an irresistible charm.

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Strange Nature Sites to explore in Finland

Finlands national parks and forests hide thousands of strange stories and secrets to be revealed by those who love nature hiking and trekking. These are places known only by very few. Do you dare to explore them?

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Paddle the Grand Lake Saimaa

Finland’s largest lake and the fourth largest natural freshwater lake in Europe - perfect for paddling for a day or two.

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