Finding the perfect Xmas tree
12. December 2017 Activities

Yes, I’m dreaming of a white Xmas. And of a lovely, living Xmas tree that carries the scent of the Finnish forest right into our living room! Xmas trees are not hard to get if you live in Finland. After all, forests cover 75% of Finland’s land area and the majority of forests are privately […]

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Jyväskylä – the Capital City of Alvar Aalto
28. August 2017 Travel
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If you are interested in architecture, and especially Alvar Aalto’s architecture, the city of Jyväskylä is a must to visit.  You will find here the largest number of buildings (all together 28) in the whole world designed by the architect and academician Alvar Aalto. These buildings are eg. the Alvar Aalto Museum, Muurame Church,  Säynätsalo […]

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Tips for tourists: TOP-3 places to enjoy winter sports
15. November 2016 Activities

Diverse landscapes and mild weather in winter make Central Finland a great place to enjoy winter sports. Unlike in southern part of Finland, snow stays longer here, yet the weather tends to be not as cold as in Lapland. So if you are looking for a place to enjoy outdoor activities in winter, mark this […]

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TOP-5 unusual places to stay in Central Finland
19. September 2016 Travel
Houseboat in Finland

Finding a place to stay in Central Finland is rather easy – from luxurious cottages to spa hotels and family owned locations – the choices are limitless. With such a diversity of the accommodation options, some places stand out by having a totally unique appeal. Would you like to have a memorable stay at an unusual place […]

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