Magazine Finlande

  • Rovaniemi: prepare your stay online

    Rovaniemi is a famous Finnish city of tourists as it is located 10 km south of the Arctic Circle at the junction of the Ounasjoki and Kemijoki. Vacation, relaxation, unique visits, activities, all this is possible in Rovaniemi. But above all, it will be necessary to prepare your trip by taking the time to choose your type of accommodation and booking. To help, you can organize your stay online by learning about the different forums and ratings given by users. You can also turn to online travel agencies, travel guides, Tourist, online comparators, etc. Anyway, always ready around € 125 per day [...]

  • Finland practice, know

    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Capital : Helsinki Population 5422950 hab . Constitution: Parliamentary Republic Language : Finnish, Swedish Religion Evangelical Lutheran Church Entry requirements: Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for tourism . Passport No, national map of sufficient identity to a European [...]

  • A weekend in Helsinki: a practical guide

    Helsinki and its archipelago are the gateway to the majestic and enchanting Lapland. His domination of the Gulf of Finland offers an ideal setting to explore the city. These 300 islands are treasures to discover for all nature lovers. The city, itself, has several tourist attractions such as religious buildings and testifying of the ecclesiastical past of this capital, or to museums rich in historical and cultural collections. But the real heart of this tourism is probably the proximity to nature. The many parks and forests make this destination an undeniable asset to the antipodes of its architecture. [...]

  • Tips for visiting Helsinki

    In the Finnish capital, there are more que70 art galleries which organize throughout the year, Finnish and modern art exhibitions. There are also 80 museums of which the best known are the City Museum, the Military Museum, the Design Museum, Ateneum Art Museum and the Museum of Natural History. In addition, Helsinki is home to several churches and cathedrals of different styles. Visitors can enter churches and admire their architectural styles. The majority of Lutheran churches but also Catholic and Orthodox churches, one finds particularly the largest Orthodox church in Western Europe. There [...]

  • How to go to Lapland for cheap

    Lapland is well known that it is the homeland of Santa Claus and his reindeer. Lapland is located beyond the Arctic Circle. By extreme latitudes, winters are harsh and summer temperatures rise above 25 ° C. The landscapes often change in appearance between time from the whiteness of the snow colorful flowering tundra. It is this feature that makes its charm and especially that attracts visitors, especially Europeans. To go cheap Lapland, you can choose the train or mix the journey by train and boat to make the trip more enjoyable. It is very economical but the trip would be longer. Thus, many [...]

  • The history of Finland ... broadly

    Not easy to summarize the history of Finland in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the country that we are visiting. To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. Up XI: Inhabited since prehistoric times by the Saami, a Finno-Ugric people, the territory of Finland welcomes the Germanic tribes and the tribes from the Urals. Until XIth century, Finland is inhabited by independent tribes and little belligerent. The Viking raids push people towards the interior. Until the nineteenth: In [...]