Finnish Misc Things

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Wild strawberries taste like anything else in the world.

Wild strawberries taste like anything else in the world.

Lingonberries (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) grow everywhere! You can make delicious jam from them.

Vuodatus.net

Vuodatus.net

... and his own stamp.

Summer cottage - Finns have more than 100.000 lakes, and plenty of summer cottages.

MTVuutiset.fi

Kiinnostavimmat uutis- ja ajankohtaissisällöt koti- ja ulkomailta. Uusimmat artikkelit, videot sekä säätiedot käytössäsi missä ja milloin vain, kaikilla päätelaitteilla.

Santa Claus lives in Finland! Did you know that... I bet not!

The poster for the 1952 Olympics in Helsinki was the Paavo Nurmi poster that was created for the 1940 Games, which were never held because of the Second World War. It was just updated with the dates and the lines around the country, drawn in red on a globe in the background.  photo credit: extranet.narc.fi

All Things Finnish

Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything...

Santa Claus has his own airplane... how else?!

Is father christmas/santa clause real?

Just wondered- i'm trying to work it all out. If so, can someone give me ideas about what to do if i don't have a chimney? thanks

In an easy version - the Declaration of Peace for Christmas time. The old laws were supposed to guarantee everyone Christmas peace from Christmas Eve until the end of Christmastide on St Knut's Day.

In an easy version - the Declaration of Peace for Christmas time. The old laws were supposed to guarantee everyone Christmas peace from Christmas Eve until the end of Christmastide on St Knut's Day.

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