The Continuation War (Finnish: jatkosota, Swedish: fortsättningskriget, 25 June 1941 – 19 September 1944) was the second of two wars fought between Finland and the Soviet Union during World War II. At the time of the war, the Finns adopted this name to make clear this war's perceived relationship to the preceding Winter War. The Soviet Union saw the war as part of its struggle against Nazi Germany and its allies, as the Eastern Front of World War II. The war was known in the Soviet Union
CARELIA, CEDED PART OF CARELIA! (KARJALA) Once part of Finland, today belonging to Russia. My family roots.
Lingon berry picking in Finland. I was so lucky to spend a few days in summer in Finland two year ago visiting my sister. We spent a few days berry picking in the forest and staying in a family wooden cottage, near a sauna and a lake...of course :)
Juhannusaatto, valoa yöttömän yön, Suomen suvea, sineä järvien, kukkien kauneutta, vehreyttä metsän ja maan, heleää laulua muuttolintujen. - http://www.komiatlehti.fi/uutiset/online-uutiset/juhannusaattona-1.2074086
Midsummer (21. june), the flag stays in the pole thru the whole nightless night.