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Finland: Frosty Fairytales in White Winter Wonderland

Winter in Finland – YES, it does get cold! But: Finns do not suffer and survive winter, they live and enjoy it. Even if the thermometer reads -29° C, it does not feel as cold as you might think. 644 more words


Q&A with Olivia Shivas – Exchange student living with a disability

In the week leading up to the 2015 Rugby Union World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand, Accessing The World’s Aussie expat in Finland caught up with Olivia Shivas, a New Zealand university student who, despite living with a disability, is on exchange in Finland. 2,113 more words


Walking in Seurasaari island

We’ve been having really nice and sunny autumn days in Helsinki for the past couple of weeks. I think the best way to enjoy the weather and warm(ish) days is to have long walks around Helsinki. 459 more words


Seurasaari Island

These photo’s are from the open-air museum of Seurasaari, it is located on a beautiful green island just a few kilometres from the heart of Helsinki. 43 more words