Trip to St. Petersburg Part 1

Trip to St. Petersburg Part 1

Two weeks ago I went to St. Petersbrug, the second biggest city of Russia. But before we arrived in Russia, we had quite a journey ahead of us. By us I mean over 50 exchange students from Rovaniemi who couldn´t wait to see the beauty of St. Petersburg. The bus departed at 20:30 and arrived [...]

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Another photo tour through Rovaniemi

Another photo tour through Rovaniemi

I wouldn´t call Rovaniemi a beautiful City, because it isn´t. But therefore, its natural surrounding is absolutely stunning. Especially if the weather is great. If you take a walk along the river or a stroll through the city you have to keep an open eye, due to all the little art and graffito hiding behind every [...]

Reindeer roundup

Reindeer roundup

What is a reindeer roundup? There are about 200.000 reindeers in Lapland, owned by approximately 6.500 reindeer owners, which are also called herdsmen. Twice a year some of the herdsmen of the same area and their families meet to gather their reindeers in roundish, specially made corrals, that are made out of wooden fences. These [...]

A trip to Oulu

A trip to Oulu

1st of September The alarm clock went off at 5 am. Way too early, but what can you do when you Need to take an early bus. So one and half an hour later we were on the bus on our way to Oulu. The ride was normal, until the Point of time, when the driver tucks a [...]