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…