Finland

Finland: Your Next Nordic Adventure

By on July 5, 2017

 Why Finland? Located in northern Europe, Finland borders Russia and Sweden. The country has much to offer,  including beautiful summers, northern lights, snowboarding and Santa Clause. Yes! Santa does live there in Rovaniemi. Falling in love with this country and most specifically Helsinki when last year. It seemed like a hidden gem, that was yet […]

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Sauna! Nordic Style

By on October 10, 2016

  The sauna, what can I say! It ain’t for everybody…… Our hotel in Finland along with our hotel in Sweden had sauna’s. Both were styled differently but one thing that didn’t change, naked women and men. I didn’t take my camera into the sauna, that would be inappropriate. So I found some photos that […]

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Finnish Education System

By on October 6, 2016

  I went to visit a Forrest school. Child care and education in Finland is like nothing I’ve seen before, but aligns with my educational philosophy in every way. Moi, which means “Hi” in Finnish, made me feel pretty awesome everywhere I went in Finland, especially when I visited schools. I learned two Finnish words […]

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Suomenlinna

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     Suomenlinna is an UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s an important part of Finnish history and holds an immense amount of hidden secrets as well. On Suomenlinna, I separated from my group to explore the island at my own pace. There are six museums on the island, but I only visited the military museum, […]

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