The Surprising Truth about Finland

It's not that suprising! Cause we actually have a very high education level and stuff but everybody thinks that we're just a random country where's nothing else than woods.

Suomen kesää parhaimmillaan. Finnish summer at its best - fresh potatoes #food #Finland

Suomen kesää parhaimmillaan – Finnish summer at its best!

Finnish vihta (vasta in Eastern Finland), made of birch. It is used in traditional sauna-bathing for massage and stimulation of the skin.

A traditional Finnish way to improve your health! Get a sauna, and gently beat your friends with branches of a birch tree!

Finland Sami

Today is Sami National Day, a day of celebration and recognition of the Sami people, an indigenous community who live across northern Norway, Sweden, Finland and the Kola Peninsula in Russia.

Finnish Birch Basket

Vintage Finnish Chip Basket / Finland Wood Chip by CenturyTrader,

Vintage travel poster - no wonder my Finnish relatives ended up in Minnnesota!

Land of Lakes Poster. They have counted the lakes again, we have much more of them!

The Kalevala, Epic of the Finnish people.

The Kalevala: Epic of the Finnish People by Eino Friberg. A splendid collection of the mythology of Finland.

plates that are based on the Finnish 19th century Kealevala folklore and mythology poetry. Finland

The Kalevala plates of Finland

plates that are based on the Finnish century Kalevala folklore and mythology poetry.

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