Midnight sun (also known as polar day or nightless night) is one of the special features of the Finnish summer. It is a phenomenon when sun doesn’t set below horizon. Not even during the night. So the sun stays visible for the whole 24 hours of the day. This natural phenomenon occurs every summer in […]
Most of the former Finnish presidents have earned beloved nicknames from the people. Do you know who was “Manu”, or why Relander was called “Traveling Lauri”?
In total, all recreational areas managed by the Metsähallitus gathered over 8.5 million visits in 2021. These include national parks, national hiking areas, cultural heritage sites and other protected areas.
Finland is located in Europe, in Northern Europe to be exact. There, by the Baltic Sea, neighboring with Sweden, Norway and Russia, there you can find Finland. Finland is not part of Scandinavia, but is one of the Nordic Countries together with Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Iceland.