During solar max the sun produces many bursts on the surface releasing solar wind. That is the best time to travel and hope to see auroras. Solar max occurs about every ~11 years and right now we are in solar max (2013-2015) 10 amazing northern lights finland
Aerial over downtown Kuopio, Finland. // Didn't even know it looks like this.. // my city
Helsinki in New Years night. Photo: Niklas Sjöblom
Kokkola,Finland. My home town during college studies. A place where the sea is near as much as the historical times with beautiful wood houses side by side with the modern city life.