Previously I wrote about my Lapland adventure in Finland. I was so close to the Norwegian border that I couldn’t resist the urge to explore Northern Norway. As we all know, Norwegians have the most spectacular nature sites! I had travelled only to the capital town of Norway, Oslo, for a long weekend trip, so I was eager to explore this part of the world. In this post, I will tell you all about my visit to the Lofoten Islands. Continue Reading
Most people travel during summer months and also in December to experience the Christmas magic in wintertime. I have to say that September and October are actually the best time to travel! For a fall lover like me, I think that there something special about the colourful autumn foliage in the trees. Read my post about why you should travel to Oslo, the capital city of Norway, this fall. Continue Reading
I’m ashamed to admit that as a Finn, I had never been to Lapland before. Usually my adventures take me all over the world, but this summer was going to be special. Finland as a nation is turning one hundred years old in December 2017. I knew it was time to explore my dear home country more by climbing the Saana fell in Lapland. Continue Reading
Ever since I read Tove Jansson’s (famous Finnish author) book Moominpappa at the sea, my desire to visit a lighthouse grew even more. Sometimes you just need an adventure and in this book Moominpappa is bored with his everyday life in Moomin Valley, so he organizes his family to set off on a journey to find a lighthouse in the sea. Last summer I had the opportunity to make my wish come true and visit Söderskär Lighthouse. Continue Reading
Explore Helsinki, Finland through local’s eyes. In this post, I will tell you all about the unique park, Alppiruusupuisto, in Haaga which is truly a Helsinki secret. Continue Reading
The pattern is always the same; we travel to a new place, visit local sights, shop some souvenirs for ourselves and for our loved ones back at home. Everyone has done it, even me. But have we really thought about the consequence of all this? Should we stop buying souvenirs? Continue Reading
In this post I will tell you what it’s like to travel to Hungary as a solo female traveller and also share my tips on alternative things to do in Budapest.
Everyone who knows me knows that I love food and cooking. When I visit a new country, I always try to taste local food. Read my Budapest food guide and I will share all my tips on what and where to eat in Budapest without forgetting the awesome coffee places. Continue Reading