Reisadalen and a stormy crossing into Finland

The thermometer showed -16°C when we left the hotel in Kautokeino at 10 in the morning. The temperature we were actually feeling was -23°C. It was a crisp, clear morning, everything sparkled in the sunlight. Every twig, every blade of grass, every needle on every pine tree was frozen and covered with a thick layer … Continue reading Reisadalen and a stormy crossing into Finland

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The Last of the Nordic Countries: Finland

Last weekend I finally made it to the one Nordic country I had not payed a visit yet: Finland. Finland is known by most people as a country marked by countless lakes, endless forests, an abundance of saunas, a high consumption of vodka and high suicide rates. As for the countless lakes and the endless … Continue reading The Last of the Nordic Countries: Finland