Surname stories: Land of the –nens - thisisFINLAND

Delve into the meanings of Finnish surnames, starting with the suffix –nen.

Swim and kayak in the lake.

I'm more of a lake/river kinda girl rather then a beach girl. I HATE sand. I hate how the salt water feels. But the lake! The lake is MY place!

Lapland, Finland, Sápmi

Sami children caring for one of their reindeer. Lapland, Finland (or Sampi now). The Sami peoples have borders that overlap Norway, Sweden, Finland, & Russia.


Summer in Finland, sauna and a lovely striped Blanka-towel from Nest Factory