Cottage life, known as mökkielämä in Finnish, is equated with slow living and treading softly on the land. If you have the opportunity to visit one, there are a few things you should know.Read More
Blogger couple Salim & Linda came to Finland last summer to discover the true meaning of Finnish summer life from a local point of view. What is the Finnish way to go on holiday and relax?
Join Salim and Linda on their relaxing adventure in the Finnish wilderness and get inspired for your next holiday – may it be slower than ever.
“We are on the Oulanka River in Lapland. It is near the Russian border below the Arctic Circle. It is stunning.”
“We have arrived at the Sauna Tour. We are in the forest in the middle of nowhere. We are welcomed by Elves...”
The sauna is ready. They started heating it about seven hours ago.
“It is 1.30am and this is the darkest it gets.”
We have been told that bears can see us and that they hide to watch us.