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The Magic of Lapland - At Ateneum Art Museum

The Magic of Lapland -  At Ateneum Art Museum | Finland | Scoop.it
The exhibition includes works by dozens of artists, from the unknown maker of a shaman's drum to the very latest examples of contemporary art. They provide examples of many working methods and styles. Included are some rarely shown works from the Ateneum and Kiasma museum collections, as well as works loaned by other museums, various artists and private collectors.
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Finland: Lapps Fear Selling Out at The Holy See | Traveling Tips

Finland: Lapps Fear Selling Out at The Holy See | Traveling Tips | Finland | Scoop.it
Article About Guide Finland: Lapps Fear Selling Out at The Holy See...
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Partial Solar Eclipse Seen in Far North

Partial Solar Eclipse Seen in Far North | Finland | Scoop.it
The far northern tip of Finnish Lapland was treated to a rare night-time solar eclipse early Thursday. At the peak of the partial eclipse, the moon covered 59 percent of the visible part of the sun.
The event was also witnessed in Alaska and Northern Canada, but with far less of the sun being blocked.
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Video: Visit Finland With Gul Panag | Bollywood Buzz | Lapland Travel | Scoop.it

Video: Visit Finland With Gul Panag | Bollywood Buzz | Lapland Travel | Scoop.it | Finland | Scoop.it
Video: Visit Finland With Gul Panag...a must watch
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Skiing in Ruka until 12th June | The Ruka & Kuusamo Travel Guide

Skiing in Ruka until 12th June | The Ruka & Kuusamo Travel Guide | Finland | Scoop.it
Skiing, hiking and white water rafting all on the same day? You can in Ruka!
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Amazon.com: Finnish Lapland: Including Kuusamo (Crossbill Guides) (9789050113373): Dirk Hilbers, Horst Wolter: Books

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VisitFinland - detail - The Official Travel and Tourism Portal of Finnish Tourist Board

VisitFinland - detail - The Official Travel and Tourism Portal of Finnish Tourist Board | Finland | Scoop.it
The northernmost ski marathon in the world http://bit.ly/e3PGZD
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EU Foreign Ministers to Meet in Saariselkä, Finland Lapland

EU Foreign Ministers to Meet in Saariselkä, Finland Lapland | Finland | Scoop.it
European Union foreign ministers are to meet in the Finnish resort of Saariselkä. The meeting will take place between 18-20 March.
So far 12 foreign ministers from EU countries have confirmed they will attend the event, along with the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Catherine Ashton.
One year ago Finland organised an unofficial event for foreign ministers at Saariselkä. The last official meeting of EU Foreign Ministers to take place in Saariselkä was in 1999, during the Finnish EU presidency. http://bit.ly/fZe5yg
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The different Skies of Lapland | CUMI & CIKI: A Food, Travel and Adventure Blog

The different Skies of Lapland | CUMI & CIKI: A Food, Travel and Adventure Blog | Finland | Scoop.it
Today's Blogger in the Spotlight is the lovely Heather, from the Ruka and Kuusamo Blog. (http://www.rukakuusamo.com/)

We were completely captivated by her writing as well as the images on her blog and so we asked her to write a guest post for us, about the amazing skies of Lapland.
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Summer in Finland: Lapland with midnight sun: Ivalo, Inari, Rovaniemi, Tornio, Arctic Circle

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Top 10 most peaceful places to visit

Top 10 most peaceful places to visit | Finland | Scoop.it
Top ten most peaceful places to visit by TripAdvisor: Finnish Lapland #2 http://bit.ly/mEgzY8...
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The Best of All Worlds-Finland | Go Finland

The Best of All Worlds-Finland | Go Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
Helsinki is an exciting destination for a short city break. Spend your time wisely while in this magnificent city and plan your travels to other scenic towns and regions such as the world’s biggest snow castle near Kemi, the Santa Claus Village near Rovaniemi and last but not least, the Northern Lights of Finnish Lapland.
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Napapiirin Sankarit - Lapland Odyssey - Offical Trailer + English sub !

RT @finindk: RT @kravn111 Finnish roadmovie: Lapland Odyssey rammer Danmark d. 1.
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Andreas Fransson: Easter in Finnish Lappland

Andreas Fransson: Easter in Finnish Lappland | Finland | Scoop.it
Easter in Finnish Lappland: YlläsThe last few days I have been in the north of Finnish to celebrate Easter with ... http://bit.ly/gNDblQ...
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Follow the northern lights

Follow the northern lights | Finland | Scoop.it
Enter the land of the northern lights to discover the rich culture of Lapland, shimmering glaciers, majestic fjords and fishing towns of Norway.
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Helsingin Sanomat - International Edition - Home: Thailand? How about Lapland instead?

Helsingin Sanomat - International Edition - Home: Thailand? How about Lapland instead? | Finland | Scoop.it
Lapland has become the Thailand of Finland.
There are 23,000 hotel beds at the Levi resort, 22,000 in Ylläs, and 13,500 in Saariselkä.
A vast array of services has been developed for the travellers. Whatever guests from the south want to have is available.
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Mini guide to Finnish Lapland, Finland

Mini guide to Finnish Lapland, Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
The midnight sun, the Sámi peoples, the northern lights and the wandering reindeer are all part of the magic of Finnish Lapland. (Mini guide to Finnish Lapland: http://bit.ly/ftHVaQ)
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