Posts Tagged ‘Finland’ (6)

Chapter 10: GRATITUDE Photos & Videos

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

PT Pirjo – Finnish Lapland

Can’t see the video? Click on this link: Pirjo, Volunteer 

Can’t see the video? Click on this link: Finnish Sauna Tour

Can’t see the video? Click on this link: Tour the Sami Village



Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Book Photos and Videos | No Comments »

Exploring Sámi Culture *Video*

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

One of the advantages of visiting Lapland was the opportunity to explore a new culture: The Sámi.

The Sámi people are the indigenous people inhabiting the Arctic area, a swath of land about the total size of Sweden, encompassing the …

Tags: , ,
Posted in Social Issues | No Comments »

Lapland Summer Cottage *Video*

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

So if you’ve been following my posts for the last 2 weeks, you know I was visiting my friend Pirjo, who lives in Finnish Lapland. She lives in the town of Sodankylä, where her parents have a sweet summer cottage. …

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Home | No Comments »

Scandinavian Summer Sports

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

A keen participant in most sports, I was eager to get outdoors during the Scandinavian summer and make use of all that glorious sunlight. I spent most of my time in Finnish Lapland, about 200 miles north of the Arctic …

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Europe | No Comments »

Dissecting the Sauna Experience *Video*

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

In Finland, sauna is not only a national past time, it’s an art. Almost every family has a sauna in their home and most Finns take sauna every day, at least once a day. After the sauna you can stand …

Tags: ,
Posted in Europe | No Comments »

Arctic Edibles *Video*

Monday, August 20th, 2012

When you think of the Arctic Circle you mainly think of snow and ice and Santa. Well, that is the Arctic Circle 8 months out of the year. But in the summer months, the Arctic Circle is surprising lush and …

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Food & Drink | 1 Comment »

Join Our Mailing List

Thanks for checking out my global living and giving adventures!

Sign up for my Weekly Update to get a free Charitable Giving Guide and more surprises straight to your inbox. Join the fun!