Lapland is above ordinary
Feb02

Lapland is above ordinary

Have a look of the great video produced by the Regional Council of Lapland. If you have followed our videos in our Youtube Channel, you might recognize some of the clips of Lapland Safaris. Every minute of this 5 minutes video is worth watching. It shows how is Lapland today, with the villages and tourist resorts. It tells about the nature, tundra, lakes, the see, rivers… silence and the sound of life in nature, but also about...

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Fog bow in Saariselkä
Mar06

Fog bow in Saariselkä

In mid February Emilio Rey visited Lapland for… 4th time! He come for first time in 2010, and he got in love with Lapland and Saariselkä. After that he has come every winter. The main idea behind his trips have been catching the northern lights, and he has successed in every of the trips, but the first one. This time, beside a northern lights, he got so see another atmospheric phenomena which is not very common: a Fog Bow. He...

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Hours of daylight in Lapland
Jan22

Hours of daylight in Lapland

It is another of those million euros questions: How many hours of daylight do we have in Lapland? It will depend when and where we are. Anyway, the topic of six months 24h hours of daylight and six months of 24h of night is just that, a topic far away from reality. Around Decemeber and January we will experience the shortest days, and during June and July we dont switch on the lights at home. Both periods, during the shortest days in...

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Kaamos, the blue moment of the winter
Dec14

Kaamos, the blue moment of the winter

If you are coming to Lapland these days, you will see that there is no much light. And it is like this: “no much light” instead of “no light at all” which lot of people believes. This time of the year, from beginning of December to mid-January is so called “Kaamos” in Finnish, which is the word to describe the Polar Night. Although the Polar Night happens upper in the North, close to the Poles. When we talk about the Polar Circle Line...

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