Finnish language is different !!!!!
helo-taika kius - modern sauna
SISU - the Stuff that Finns are made of.
Unikko hot-air balloon flying above Helsinki, hometown of Marimekko
Ilmari Juutilainen, Finland's top flying ace, in the cockpit of Brewster BW-364 at Hirvas base, 1942. He looks like my father.
"Oma koti kullan kallis" cross stitch. (translates into English- literally as "own home (is) valuable as gold" but means the same as the English expression "Home sweet home" )
...a Finnish style sauna. Finnish saying: "Jos ei viina, terva tai sauna auta, tauti on kuolemaksi." ("If booze, tar, or the sauna won't help, the illness is fatal.")
Suomi pendant. Silver.
Old house from Ylihärmä, Finland.