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Once upon a December

I’ve been wanting to record the song “Once upon a December” for a while now but I didn’t have any free time or good disposition (the lack of sun here in Finland makes me really tired sometimes). 104 more words


Back from Turku... or not?!

It’s been a few days since I’ve written my last blog post. For some reason, I just couldn’t write. First of all, this week was one of the busiest I’ve had in months: preparing for the German Olympiad, deciding over which Christmas Carols should be sung for the Christmas School Celebration, applying for a language assessment and gathering up a pile of documents that I need for a very specific thing next year… Secondly, in the midst of all this crazy week, I still had a little trouble focusing on some of the things I needed to do, because, somewhere deep down in my heart, I was still very much in Finland. 686 more words

Bijzondere Accommodaties; Finland

Wie wil het nou niet?! Een keertje ergens anders slapen dan in een sleurhut of hotel. Dé manier om je vakantie meer memorabel te maken dan deze al was! 297 more words


Helsinki - Practical Information


Country: Republic of Finland
City Population: 630k
Currency: Euro
Language: Finnish and Swedish, but the English is widely spoken
Religion: Evangelical Lutheran (70%)
Time Zone: GMT +2h (Winter Time) & GMT +3h (Summer Time) 388 more words


Interview with Deathkin

Two weeks ago I reviewed this Finnish band’s debut album “Kohti Kotiani Kaaosta”, and then I had the pleasure and opportunity to talk to them about the album, their plans and a bit about their local scene. 1,240 more words