Lonely Planet Ranks Rovaniemi As No.1 Winter Destination in Europe for 2020-2021

Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland, has been ranked as the No.1 winter destination in Europe for 2020-2021 by one of the most respected travel sites in the world, Lonely Planet. The ‘official’ Read More

Christmas holiday traditions in Lapland_ How to celebrate in Finland

Christmas Traditions In Finland: How To Celebrate It

Christmas is mostly thought as a family event, but of course everyone have their own way to celebrate it. In the eve of Christmas many family traditionally eats rice porridge as a breakfast. The rice porridge is eaten with cinnamon and sugar or with a plum soup, and if you ever do this for example during the summer time, it will always give you the feeling of Christmas.

Lapland Virus - Visit Lapland Finland

My Visit Lapland experience: How i got infected by the ‘Lapland Virus’

Some say there is a special word for this state of mind. They all it a Lapland virus (I don’t know the exact Finnish word for it), which you may catch on your first visit and never get rid of it, for the rest of your life. I definitely got infected and after three visits to Lapland in different times of the year, still did not get cured. But who wants to be cured anyway?