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The East Coast: Skydiving Mission Beach

Today was the day I’d been half dreading, and half eagerly anticipating ever since I’d booked it about a month before. It was sky dive day. 1,220 more words



Scuba diving is a truly unique experience. It is a not-to-miss opportunity, and I personally relish every moment spent in the company of turtles, starfish, and shoals of fish. 352 more words


Stay in a Snow Hotel

Built every year at Kemi, Lapland, the Snow Hotel offers around 20 rooms plus restaurant (serving reindeer of course), ice bar, even a wedding chapel – all made from blocks of ice. 110 more words

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Cruise on an icebreaker ship

A rare opportunity to take a cruise on a retired icebreaker ship, and even to swim off the back in the ice-filled waters (in special thermal suits). 98 more words

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Husky dog sledding in Lapland

The signature Lapland experience, and a thrilling way to get out and see the wilderness. Most safaris include educational talks about the animals and life in Lapland, so the kids will learn something valuable too. 199 more words

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Sleep in an igloo

The Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort in Lapland has luxury igloo-esque rooms of domed, one-way thermal glass, so you can look out and up at the Northern Lights from bed, while no-one can see in. 73 more words

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Lapland: Santa Claus, huskies, igloos, & Northern Lights

Knowing it’s the home of Santa would normally be enough to get any kid (and maybe even some of us adults) excited about a holiday here, but Lapland is no one-trick playground.  349 more words

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