Press Releases • Mar 15, 2013 12:17 GMT
With the Midnight Sun keeping darkness at bay for two months, summer in Finland is truly a season of light. Days are endless, and so are the possibilities.
Press Releases • Dec 11, 2012 10:49 GMT
In recent years, a score of young chefs armed with pride in Nordic cuisine and a passion for local ingredients have set up their own restaurants in Finnish capital Helsinki. See our tips on where to go foraging for fresh northern flavours on your visit.
Press Releases • Oct 19, 2012 12:24 BST
Finland is Christmas country and the home of Santa Claus. In December, three main cities Helsinki, Turku and Tampere all host lovely Christmas markets, and, as usual, Santa is eager to receive visitors at his grounds in Lapland.
Press Releases • Jul 12, 2012 09:18 BST
One of the most underrated seasons in Finland is Ruska, or autumn leaf colour in more international terms.
Press Releases • Jun 01, 2012 13:57 BST
This year, Helsinki celebrates 200 years as Finnish capital as well as being World Design Capital. To honour the double jubilee, the city’s main annual cultural event, Helsinki Festival, introduces an extra juicy programme that caters for all tastes and ages.
Press Releases • May 23, 2012 08:56 BST
Having just turned six months, the first native Finnish polar bear is alive and well, not to mention quite the charmer.
Press Releases • May 15, 2012 12:10 BST
The summer season sees three new quality accommodation providers in Finland's central cities.
Press Releases • May 11, 2012 08:14 BST
It’s a big year for one of the best known Finnish cultural events, the Savonlinna Opera Festival; it’s been 100 years since Aino Ackté, the most illustrious Finnish soprano of her day, made the event happen for the first time.
Press Releases • Apr 19, 2012 13:49 BST
Finland’s West Coast is scattered with cities, villages and islands that come to life in the summer. Coastal lifestyle, wooden old towns and countless events charm both locals and visitors. Tour the west coast for festivals, sun, sandy beaches, lighthouse islands and a whole lot more.