A full day living Lapland
Feb06

A full day living Lapland

It was our first day in Rovaniemi, we landed the night before at -36 degrees and we immediately went into the taxi, which took us to the door of our house. The next morning, while we had breakfast in the kitchen, we saw the dim sunlight on the horizon almost like a mirage. Even though it was nine o’clock in the morning, there were still three hours until dawn and the darkness predominated in the sky. The polar night in Finland...

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What to do in Lapland in winter
Mar11

What to do in Lapland in winter

Few days ago we released our latest video about winter activities in Lapland. I loved it so much that I felt like I had to write about all the things you can do in Lapland in winter time. The winter season will be ending in about one month from now, but the message of this post will be valid for many winters.  I hope that it will help travellers who plan to visit Lapland in the future. When is a good time to visit Lapland? This should...

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The Ultimate Family Christmas Vacation In Rovaniemi, Santa’s Hometown
Jan09

The Ultimate Family Christmas Vacation In Rovaniemi, Santa’s Hometown

This is a guest post written by Erin Bender about her holiday expirience in Rovaniemi. Thank you Benders… and hope to see you back here soon! Check the Bio of the Author at the end of this post. G’day, we are the Benders. We’ve celebrated Christmas in Australia, the South Pacific, New York and Bethlehem. But there was one Christmas destination on our bucket list that I knew would surpass all the others. A magical place that was...

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Santa Claus Encourages Kids to Chase Their Dreams In New Book
Dec16

Santa Claus Encourages Kids to Chase Their Dreams In New Book

  Rovaniemi is the Official Hometown of Santa Claus, and it inspired Finnish-Canadian bestselling author and award-winning public speaker André Noël Chaker to make the city the centre of action in his book project Santa’s Dream. – As most people know, Santa Claus is originally from Northern Finland, not too far from the North Pole. The story of Santa Claus himself and Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi are a tribute to the human...

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Happy New Year and happy New Year Celebration
Dec28

Happy New Year and happy New Year Celebration

2012 comes to its end, and from Lapland Safaris we want to wish to everybody all the best for the coming year 2013. Hopefuly the new year will be full of health, love and joy for all. And to start the year with the best feelings, let’s celebrate! From Lapland Safaris we arrange a couple of parties to welcome the 2013, on in Rovaniemi and the otherone in Saarislekä. In both venues you will be able to feel the magic of the...

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