Vuoristorata | Linnanmäki | Finland

Roller coaster at Linnanmäki amusement park, Helsinki, Finland. I would ride this one too Mare!

Kustaanmiekka in Suomenlinna - Helsinki to Stockholm

Kustaanmiekka in Suomenlinna. If around in Suomenlinna, you HAVE to go and see the ferries to Sweden passing the narrow Kustaanmiekka (in this photo the ferry is returning from Sweden) Rode this ferry 1989

Sisu is the seventh gear of stamina, baby.

Sisu by definition is a Finnish word which translates to: bravery, resilience, perseverance and is about taking actions against all odds and displaying courage and resoluteness in the face of adversity.

Cool Finnish Sauna~

a sauna by the lake in Finland, for you Arianne!

Baron Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim (4 June 1867 – 27 January 1951) was the military leader of the Whites in the Finnish Civil War, Commander-in-Chief of Finland's Defence Forces during World War II, Marshal of Finland, and a Finnish statesman. He was Regent of Finland (1918–1919) and the sixth President of Finland (1944–1946).

Baron Gustaf Mannerheim military leader of Whites in Finnish Civil War, Commander-in-chief of Finland's defence forces during World War II, Marshal of Finland, Finnish statesman and President of Finland


If you know the meaning of this plastic sign -you might be a Finn!