Category Archives: Things to Do

9 Reasons to Visit Lahti, Finnish Lakeland’s Green Getaway

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There are so many great reasons to visit Lahti, a green and natural destination about two hours north of Helsinki.  This is a list of things to do in Lahti and amazing reasons to visit one of my new favorite green getaways in Finnish Lakeland.  If you have any other reasons to head there, please […]

Ultimate Lofoten Winter Guide: What to Do in Lofoten in Winter

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There are so many fantastic places to visit in Norway during winter.  Our absolute favorite is the Lofoten Islands and this guide will explain exactly why. This is a guide of 15 amazing things there are to do in Lofoten in winter.  It includes the northern lights, adventurous activities, and more.  We hope it encourages […]

Forgotten Memories of the Abandoned Amusement Park in Elektrenai

Elektrenai. Even the name sounds pretty cool despite my inability to let it truly roll off of the tongue as if I were Lithuanian.  By the time I ended up visiting the abandoned amusement park in Elektrenai, Lithuania in March 2018, a place I had only heard about from a Finnish friend living in Vilnius […]