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  • A beautiful winter sunset in Finnish Lapland
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: RUKA AND ROVANIEMI

    For the second time in as many years, our urge to travel has taken us back to the wondrous winter wonderland of Finnish Lapland.  In winter, Jack Frost nips at your…

  • Ice Fishing excursion with Rukapalvelu Safarihouse in Ruka
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: ICE FISHING IN RUKA

    Located just 200 km to the South East of Rovaniemi and the Arctic Circle, Ruka is a thriving little village in Finnish Lapland.  Close to the Russian border, the landscape is…

  • Northern Lights in Finland
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: NORTHERN LIGHTS

    For as long as I can care to remember I have wanted to see the spectacular Northern Lights in Finland.  The colourful dancing lights of the Aurora Borealis, also known as…

  • Switzerland

    BRIENZE: SWISS SLEEPOVER

    SWISS SLEEPOVER AT CAMPING AAREGG If I mention Switzerland, I imagine your mind is putting together a scene of a snow covered mountain skyline, chairlifts ascending skyward, snowboarders carving out paths…

  • Santa Claus Holiday Village, Rovaniemi, Finland
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: DEAR SANTA CLAUS

    Beautiful landscapes, magical Northern Light shows in the sky and of course, Santa Claus Holiday Village. situated on the Arctic Circle, Finland. Welcome to Rovaniemi.…