Countryside magic in a Finnish winter cottage
To truly experience Finland, you have to get out of the city. That is why Finns head to their cottages both winter and summer, and so should you! The winter brings its own unique activities to cottage life such as skiing, ice-swimming, sledding - all in the beautiful background of a blanket of snow and ice as far as the eye can see.
The Essentials of (Summer) Cottage Life
The cottage is an institution in Finland. In the holiday seasons, Finns flock to the countryside for quietness and relaxation at cosy hideouts.
Top 10 ways to enjoy the Midnight Sun
With the midnight sun anything you can do during the day, you’ll be able to do at night – with a special edge, mind you.
Finland is the land of the Midnight Sun. Over two thirds of the world’s people who experience this phenomenon live in Finland.
Midsummer – Go Peaceful or Go Party
Midsummer is a main national holiday in Finland, and is spent either relaxing or celebrating.
How often do you fall asleep to the sound of silence? Heat up the lakeside sauna in the summer or get cosy in front of the fireplace in the winter, rest and revitalisation are guaranteed.
Timeless summer memories from photographer Martti Jämsä´s summer house.
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