Tallinn, Estonia

During our trip to Finland, we had found out that Tallinn, the capital of Estonia was a short ferry ride away, so we decided that we would do an overnight there.  Now you may be thinking, Estonia? Is that the country where vampires are from? Oh wait that’s Transylvania. Or is it where the Flintstones…

Helsinki, Finland (Things to do)

The biggest city in Finland isn’t exactly big.  Although Helsinki is a vivid city located on the southern coast of Finland, it’s really a small city in big city clothes. So even with only a day or two to explore, you will have plenty of time to see all of the sites and enjoying the charming…

Helsinki, Finland (Things to know before you go)

Helsinki is a small town with a big city vibe.  The restaurants, museums, shopping and public transportation are everything that you would expect in a big city.  But if you can believe it, there are only 600,000 people who live in Helsinki, the city is very walkable and there’s very little traffic.  If I lived…

Lapland (Rovaniemi, Finland) Things to do

As I’m writing this I am sitting here in Seoul wrapped up in a blanket trying to keep warm (don’t judge, it’s a frigid 14°F), I am thinking about our trip to the Finnish Lapland and how I don’t remember it feeling THIS cold when I was there! If you’re considering visiting Rovaniemi or have…

Lapland (Rovaniemi), Finland (Things to know before you go)

Well we just had our first big snow in Korea and many of you may be thinking about winter vacation spots. Well seeing the Northern Lights should definitely be on the top of your list! It’s really magical and the snowy surroundings add to the experience. Recently we visited Lapland, Finland in search of this…