The thrill of witnessing the Aurora Borealis is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Many get hooked and can’t get enough of these blazing colours in the night sky. For those people and newbies alike, Finnish Lapland is the place to be.
While the northern lights appear close to Earth, they actually form at altitudes of over 100 kilometres, when solar winds made of particles from the sun agitate atmospheric gases.
Here are a few tips for spotting auroras in Finland.