A friend of mine invited me to join her on the Christmas tour of Loviisa, a small town on the southern coast of Finland, approximately 1,5h away from Helsinki. Loviisa was founded in 1745 as a border fortress against Russia. Most of the fortifications survived … Continue reading Christmas Up: Old Houses of Loviisa
As Christmas is rapidly approaching, I decided to share with you my favourite Finnish Christmas songs. I chose the most cheerful pieces, including one from a heavy metal band. Some of the videos have lyrics too, so sing along and enjoy! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Joulu on taas
Pukki ovella kolkuttaa
Hipsun ja Nipsun joulupuuron