The heat has finally reached Finland as well. As a result, you’ll start seeing forest fire warnings in weather forecasts. Learn more about them in our blog!
Now that it’s July and a third of Finland is on vacation, the country is full of events of all kinds. Here are some of them. Just pick the one(s) you like!
Organizing a child’s birthday party in Finland? Here is a list of locations where you can organize your child’s birthday party in Finland. Use one of the locations in the list or use it as an inspiration.
Pesäpallo, the Finnish name for Finnish baseball, is very popular game in Finland. The important East-West baseball game is played July 5-7, 2019.
The Finnish labor laws guarantee those working in Finland a good number of vacation days. Most of those are taken during the summer and in July in particular. If you are working in Finland, better get used to work stopping for a whole month at least during the summer.
Midsummer is an ancient celebration of fertility and good harvest. The celebration has had a Christian association from the Middle Ages, but the way Finns celebrate Midsummer one could never tell there’s anything Christian about the holiday at all!
Have you been invited to a Finnish summer house that doesn’t have indoor plumbing? Don’t panic, it isn’t really not that bad and here we’ll tell you why.
In this blog post we explain what everyman’s rights means: what those allow you to do and what they don’t allow you to do.
Have you been invited to a wedding in Finland? We tell you what to expect in a typical Finnish wedding.
Now that summer’s here you’ll more likely move around in areas where there are ticks. Ticks can be the source of dangerous diseases. We tell more in this blog. Check yourself, your kids, and your pets for ticks!