Olavinlinna Fortress, also known as Olofsborg (Swedish) or Olaf's Castle, is located on a small rocky islet in Lake Saimaa in Savonlinna, Finland.

Olavinlinna Castle in Finland. Olavinlinna is a three-tower castle located in Savonlinna, Finland. It is the northernmost medieval stone fortress still standing.

Saimaa kevät iltana veneestä

Lake Saimaa, photo taken from the boat, Finland

Punkaharju, Finland Some days here would be splendid http://www.hotelscombined.com/Place/Punkaharju.htm?a_aid=94438

Finland Punkaharju ridge, the longest ridge throuhg a lake (here a part of it)

The world’s most endangered seal can only be found in Lake Saimaa, Finland. It is currently under imminent threat of extinction, but by acting now, the ringed seal can still be saved.

Petition to sign and share. 1 7 The Saimaa ringed seal (Pusa hispida saimensis) is currently under imminent threat of extinction with only 300 of them left. This world's most endangered seal can only be found in Lake Saimaa in Finland.

Lake Saimaa, the fourth largest lake in Europe, situated in southeastern Finland between the cities of Lappeenranta and Joensuu and is a diverse chain of waters almost 200 kilometers long.

Punkaharju ridge in the Saimaa region. Photo courtesy of Visit Finland © MEK…

A Finnish cottage on it's own private island on Lake Saimaa in Savonlinna, Finland

Why Today is the Best Time to See a Saimaa Ringed Seal

Today is the best time to see a Saimaa Ringed Seal in Savonlinna, Finland because with only 300 remaining, they are critically endangered!

Summer evening by Lake Saimaa, Finland

Summer evening by Lake Saimaa, Finland

Lake Saimaa Finnland

Lake Saimaa Finnland

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