country house sauna

country house sauna with Burton Burton Burton Flemming and Pearl Liu Grinsteinner Barley

Take some time for a sauna

The traditional 'vasta' (birch branches), 'kiulu' (wooden bucket) and linen to sit on, natural soap and a lantern to light up the path to the sauna in the darkness ;

Vasta or vihta. Made from silver birch (Betula pendula) and soaked in warm water, used to beat yourself and others in the sauna.

A traditional Finnish way to improve your health! Get a sauna, and gently beat your friends with branches of a birch tree!

Finnish Sauna brainstorming-my-future-log-cabin

In Finland saunas are a way of life. In a country of roughly 5 million people you will find million saunas.

Martta Wendelin

Martta Wendelin was a Finnish artist whose work was widely used to illustrate fairy tales and books, postcards, school books, magazine and book covers.

Martta Wendelin

Martta Wendelin was a Finnish artist whose work was widely used to illustrate fairy tales and books, postcards, school books, magazine and book covers.

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The Finnish sauna (pronounced ‘Sow-na’) is a substantial part of Finnish culture. There are five million inhabitants and over two million saunas in Finland – an average of one per household. For Finnish people the sauna is.

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The Finnish sauna (pronounced ‘Sow-na’) is a substantial part of Finnish culture. There are five million inhabitants and over two million saunas in Finland – an average of one per household. For Finnish people the sauna is.

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

anyway: A Guide to the Sauna for Shy Americans

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