Staying in Finland

Long time no see. Covid-19 has changed the world and my travel plans, to be honest I don’t even know what to do with my life anymore. So if anyone has any good suggestions, bring it on! I’ve been working, working and working. Covid-19 has been easy on Finland, but it’s definitely not the right…

Sunny day in the cost of Helsinki

I live near Mustikkamaa island in Helsinki and go there for a walk few times a week. Spring is definitely my favorite time of the year, and this year it’s coming early. We’ve had a crazy winter here, no snow, just raining cats and dogs. But the spring, ahhh. Birdsong peaks, days are getting longer,…

Is it acceptable to take off?

Being Finnish is a blessing and a curse. We have clean air and lots of beautiful nature. We have the sauna and The Santa Claus (=Joulupukki). Our school and health care systems are quite awesome. We don’t have to worry how to pay the tuition fees, simply because studying is free. We have a system…