Lily-of-the-Valley- Kielo - The national flower of Finland. They are growing everywhere in the spring...

The Best Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden

The Best Fragrant Flowers for your garden. -- though it's small, lily-of-the-valley packs a big fragrance in its nodding white or pink bell-shape flowers. It's a tough, low-care groundcover you can practically plant and forget in shady spots.

National flowers - Finland - Lily of the valley - Pixdaus

National flowers - Finland - Lily of the valley - Pixdaus. Kielo in Finnish.

Sauna Water Bucket by cabin9, via Flickr

Water Bucket, ladle and Vihta / Vasta in sauna. Vihta or Vasta is in english birch whisk used in sauna. The use of Vihta or Vasta is slap repeatedly our bodies. That aids your circulatory system, cleans and refresh your skin and it& also like a massage.

Finnish mark before euro

Finnish mark bills before Finland converted to the Euro

The finnish way to sauna [sow-na]

Martta Wendelin was a Finnish artist whose work was widely used to illustrate fairy tales and books, postcards, school books, magazine and book covers.

Finnish Sauna in Summer, then jump into the pool! Whoo hoo!

Elements of warming authentic Finnish sauna = kiuas + kindling + fuel (larger pieces of wood) + matches + a few pufs of air + patience.

Sulo Karjalainen, the bear tamer man from Finland, Kuusamo! This bear is brown bear (Ursus arctos) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1xMPHsqtwo

Sulo Karjalainen, the bear tamer man from Finland, Kuusamo! This bear is brown bear (Ursus arctos) His bear has an art exhibition in Helsinki in Jan.

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