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Snowy Christmases are already becoming a rarity in Finland, especially in southern parts of the country.
August 11, 2021
7,000 troops will be taking part in exercises in the forests of Finnish Lapland, including a contingent from neighbouring Sweden.
May 19, 2021
Ski resorts in Levi, Pallas and Saariselkä kept their slopes open until Mother’s Day this year.
May 15, 2021
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

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