Isosaari Island

Hopefully soon we can say that Spring is around the corner. Till then we can reminisce about summers long gone and plan for the upcoming one.

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Sommaröstrand Guest Harbour

This summer our sailing trip took us to fourteen different harbours. One of my favourites was Sommaröstrand. Take a look and see for yourself!

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Gone Sailing

This spring and summer I haven’t been as active on my blog as I would’ve liked to be. There just doesn’t seem to be enough time to write posts, edit photos or follow other bloggers’ blogs! I know next Fall isn’t going to be any easier as I’m going to start studying, but I love […]

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Weekend on Vallisaari Island

Last summer I visited Helsinki’s Vallisaari with Katy, a fellow blogger from the States, on our island hopping escapade. At the time, staying the night on the island on your own boat was forbidden. When I heard that it was finally possible this year, hubby, son and I headed there for a short weekend getaway.

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Transient

In summer, many Finns live a transient lifestyle, moving from place to place by boat. xx

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Midsummer on Stora Herrö Island

Amazingly it’s Midsummer again! Midsummer is quite a big thing in Finland – most people leave the cities and head for the countryside. Helsinki resembles the world in Walking Dead – not a soul in sight. This year Spring was awfully cold in Finland but here’s hoping the Midsummer weekend gives us a surprise.

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A fairytale island – Högsåra

Have you ever felt like you’d like to jump into a book and live a day in the world you’ve been reading about? Well look no further. One such fairytale place is right here in Finland.

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