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Nightless nights in the Land of the Midnight Sun

Jun 11, 2014 11:31 BST Visit Finland

Wintery Fun in Finland

Feb 06, 2014 14:02 GMT Visit Finland Finland is one of the most northernmost countries in the world and while winter can be marked by snowy weather, long nights and cold days, the Finns know how to make the most of it. From snow-sure Lapland to cosmopolitan Helsinki, there’s a calendar jam-packed with fun and quirky events across the Nordic country that will keep the whole family warm and amused.

Finnair adds flights to Lapland

Jan 31, 2014 13:27 GMT Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

Head to Finland for a Family-Friendly Ski Holiday

Nov 21, 2013 10:06 GMT Visit Finland Finland is packed with family-friendly ski resorts that offer challenges for skiers of all levels.

Christmas in Finland – More than St. Nick’s House

Oct 08, 2013 09:08 BST Visit Finland How about Christmas in a lakeside design villa or a traditional countryside cottage?

Enjoy the Northern Lights in Extraordinary Settings in Finnish Lapland

Sep 26, 2013 08:03 BST Visit Finland Earth’s most spectacular light show, the Aurora Borealis, can now be viewed in a range of purpose-built spaces from bubble pods to luxury hotel suites in Finland.

Snowshoes Give You Float!

Feb 13, 2013 10:18 GMT Visit Finland Accessing Finland’s magical wintry landscapes and silvery forests is not just for experienced trekkers. A pair of snowshoes is your ticket to discover pristine nature covered in deep snow.

An official world record attempt during the Jokkmokk Winter Market

Jan 29, 2013 08:07 GMT Swedish Lapland The first world record attempt of its kind ever – during the Jokkmokk Winter Market the village of Vuollerim takes on the challenge of making the world's largest display of ice lanterns. The story of the Village of Thousand Ice Lanterns will show how a small village in the inland of Swedish Lapland, through teamwork, can achieve something that touches and engage both visitors and the villagers.

Let Your Northern Light Shine!

Sep 25, 2012 13:04 BST Visit Finland The solar cycle that affects the magnitude of the Aurora Borealis is at its peak this coming winter. In other words, it’s a great time for spotting the phenomenon in Finnish Lapland!

Yet Unnamed Polar Bear Cub Set to Skyrocket Visitor Numbers at Finland’s Ranua Zoo – Watch Video!

May 23, 2012 08:56 BST Visit Finland Having just turned six months, the first native Finnish polar bear is alive and well, not to mention quite the charmer.