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Chalet in Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland

Chalet in Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland. Classic finnish house architecture, very colorful.

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Easter Traditions Across Europe

Almost everyone knows about the Easter rabbit and not forgetting to gorge oneself on chocolate Easter eggs. But where do these traditions come from and is it the same everywhere? 694 more words


A strip - repäisypakkaus or läpipainolevy?

The standard term for “strip” is “repäisypakkaus”. This Finnish term actually covers many different kind of packages that you can open by tearing; the word “repäisy” means “tearing”. 157 more words


Encountering your paisanos abroad

You know the awkward feeling you got when you meet other people from your country on your travels? The awkward conversations that start with “Oh, you are Finnish as well? 652 more words