Levi World Cup 2017

Levi World Cup 2017

On Friday me and six other exchange students drove up to Levi to watch the slalom ski Worldcup, which was the best idea ever. Again, thank you for this great idea! Levi is the biggest and most famous ski region of Finland and is located in Kittilä. This Weekend they were hosting the "Audi FIS Alpine [...]

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Trip to St. Petersburg Part 2

Trip to St. Petersburg Part 2

St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful city I have been to, if not THE most beautiful one. Wherever you look you see the splendour, calourful facades, history, beautiful churches and amazing architecture. Part 1 was about the"stopover" in Helsinki, this Part will be about the first day in St. Petersburg. Entering Russia wasn´t that [...]

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 [...]