Santa Claus Village in the Summer

Santa is waiting for you the whole year round. Is it worth going to see him in summer?       Have you visited Santa yet? Well… We visited Santa Claus village in Finland because, simply enough, it was on our way. We aren’t big fans of Christmas itself, but we were there and its Read more about Santa Claus Village in the Summer[…]

Seeing the Aurora in summer – is it possible?

On top of many a travellers bucket list, the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, enchant all those who get to glance at their glimmering trails across the sky. But, is it just for those in big warm jackets and snow boots?     If you are able to see the aurora in summer depends on Read more about Seeing the Aurora in summer – is it possible?[…]

What to eat in Scandinavia and where to find it

  First of all, if you’re planning to tour the whole of Scandinavia, and wanting to try all the delicacies on offer, you can save quite a bit of money by trying it all in Finland. However, there’s at least one thing you can’t really buy there which is….   Whale (bottom right)   Norway Read more about What to eat in Scandinavia and where to find it[…]

15 Phenomenal photos of Scandinavia

Scandinavia can be outrageously expensive, but is that countered by it’s sheer beauty? Although Scandinavia cannot really be done on a budget, when compared to the rest of Europe anyway, it can be beautiful. 1)Briksdal Glacier 2) A Mountain Pass – there are many 3) Preikestolen   4) Trollstigen 5) The Way to Briksdal Glacier Read more about 15 Phenomenal photos of Scandinavia[…]

Cheap Accommodation in Scandinavia – Where to Sleep for Different Budgets

We spent 21 days on our trip (Dennmark-Sweden-Norway-Finland) which means that we slept in more than 15 different places. The original plan was to camp until we reached the Arctic Circle. Because of the weather we had to change our plan… Free Accommodation: Staying in a tent (or campervan, if you have one) is not Read more about Cheap Accommodation in Scandinavia – Where to Sleep for Different Budgets[…]

The 4 Myths of doing Scandinavia on a budget

During our reaserch before the trip we read that it’s not true that Scandinavia is expensive. Somewhere we read that prices in Sweden are 1,5x higher than in Poland. Well, 1,5x might be true, but only if you compare it to UK. So – is Scandinavia that expensive? And, can you still do it on Read more about The 4 Myths of doing Scandinavia on a budget[…]