"It is never too hot in Finland" Top 5 Page for this destination Finland by Gili_S

Finland Travel Guide: 9,556 reviews and 21,739 photos

Finland, the country of almost 200,000 lakes, forest land of 60%, the country of Nokia and the flying Finns. Finland is a country of extreme weather and extreme people.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Real winter and real summer
  • Cons:Long winter and short summer
  • In a nutshell:The best country if the world, for me :)
  • Intro Updated Dec 18, 2010
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  • smirnofforiginal's Profile Photo
    Feb 6, 2011 at 3:18 AM

    pssst... on your homepage re. Finland... don't forget the really important things too... like Pinkii Reinos and Karl Frazer mjolkchoklad! ;-))

  • mfas2000's Profile Photo
    Dec 21, 2010 at 4:07 AM

    hi, just wondering : you said it is the country of extreme weather and extreme people: how is that for people? thanks

  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Dec 20, 2010 at 2:11 AM

    Interesting page.

  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo
    Jul 20, 2010 at 10:51 AM

    Blueberry w/ whipped cream photo will have D going made and even me forgetting the beer for a bit. Isn't that alcohol tax against the EU fair trade laws? lol Great Local Customs, Gil especially that sauna photo! ;> NPs are looking great. Enjoy.

  • Regina1965's Profile Photo
    Feb 25, 2010 at 11:13 AM

    A good page, always good to read insiders' tips :)

  • gilabrand's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2007 at 12:25 AM

    Great photography, Gili. Now that's a real insider's tip, about Finnish women LOL. If you're interested I finally wrote my first tip about... Ramla.

  • nigelw6443's Profile Photo
    Nov 24, 2006 at 6:15 AM

    Will definately be visiting sometime soon! Great tips, I will be back for more. Nigel

  • RickinDutch's Profile Photo
    Sep 8, 2006 at 4:00 PM

    Great overview of Finland. And does Kata have a sister??

  • Anjutka's Profile Photo
    Aug 12, 2006 at 2:24 PM

    Terve! What about Savu? Isnt it a local custom? Or grilling makkara?:-) Finns grill only it!

  • evaanna's Profile Photo
    Apr 22, 2006 at 12:04 PM

    Thanks for a virtual tour of a country that is still on our list of places to visit in Scandinavia. The free hot water on campsites sounds most encouraging. Beautiful pictures and interesting tips.

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