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There is something that marks Finland and Sweden out as unusual in Europe: They are neighbouring countries that do not have a working passenger train connection.
March 30, 2021
There were as many–or even more–people travelling domestically this week compared to the same period last year, data reveals.
February 24, 2021
Authorities in Lapland worry about Covid spreading in the region as domestic travellers head north for the ski holiday.
February 15, 2021
A warning of dangerously cold temperatures is in effect for nearly the whole of the country.
January 14, 2021
Roughly half of firms said that domestic tourism would not help cover losses caused by the absence of overseas visitors.
October 26, 2020
Finnish tourism destinations are turning to virtual tourism to get around travel restrictions imposed by the coronavirus pandemic.
May 28, 2020
The impact of the coronavirus crisis on travel and tourism has already brought many businesses in Finnish Lapland to the brink of bankruptcy.
May 09, 2020
Authorities say people should be responsible and consider whether travelling makes sense during the coronavirus outbreak.
March 20, 2020
The number of tourists visiting Finnish Lapland grew by 12.5 percent in January compared to the same period last year, according to preliminary data released by Statistics Finland on Thursday.
February 28, 2020
For the first time, comparable data ranks greenhouse gas emissions for all Finnish municipalities.
February 19, 2020