What exactly do you do in a Finnish sauna and what not?
There is nothing more Finnish than sauna, and many Finns think you can not grasp Finland or its culture without bathing in a sauna. However, Finns understand that foreigners have certain inhibitions and concerns when it comes to stepping in a heated box with no clothes on. Have a look at our tips below and you need to worry no more.
Full of interesting contrasts, such as the four seasons, the Midnight Sun and winter darkness, urban and rural, East and West.
There are many reasons to fall in love with Finland and the Finns. In fact, it would be impossible to list them all. So, we decided to just make a random list of some interesting and fun facts, hope you enjoy it!
In Finland, nature is not only wild, it’s free. Finnish law states that anyone living in or visiting Finland has the right to roam the countryside, forage, fish with a line and rod, and enjoy the recreational use of natural areas, even on private property. We call this the "Everyman's Rights".