Tag: cave

  • Koli is cherished by Finns – explore its hidden treasures like a local

    Koli is cherished by Finns – explore its hidden treasures like a local

    In commercial cooperation with VisitKarelia Situated in Eastern Finland, the national landscape of Koli with its mystical hills has attracted travellers for millenia. Visitors mainly come to admire the three most distinctive summits: Ukko-Koli, Akka-Koli and Paha-Koli, from which open out breathtaking views over one of Finland’s largest lakes, Pielinen. But how many have truly […]

  • From a charming hazel grove into a mysterious cave – be surprised by the cape Karkalinniemi in Lohja

    From a charming hazel grove into a mysterious cave – be surprised by the cape Karkalinniemi in Lohja

    Article by Johanna Suomela Want to get deep in your thoughts and go to a mystic forest? To another world where place and time lose their meaning? Wish to fill your ears with birdsong, sound of the waves and the silent rustle of aspen leaves? Is the green of the hazel bushes and mosses easy […]

  • The Salpa Line trail

    The Salpa Line trail

    The Salpa Line is the largest construction project in Finland’s history. It was created as a deterrent, so that the enemy wouldn’t dare attack. The Finns suspected that the Soviet Union, not satisfied with the territorial gains they had made during the Winter War (1939–1940), would plan another invasion. Built at the beginning of the […]

  • Traveling with Lego

    Traveling with Lego

    Almost three years ago we got interested in local traveling with my wife. We had visited some national park before that but it wasn’t a thing yet. Then we found a cave near to where we used to live and immediately got hooked for Finnish caves. On a grand scale they might not be as […]