I moved from Japan to Finland and decided to live around the Arctic Circle being fascinated by the transition of the seasons in the cold environment. I share the scenery of Finnish life.
Last weekend, we went hiking in the Arctic Circle Hiking Area. There are longer and more interesting hiking courses that we would like to go, but this shortest course is our regular path these years t..
Hi there! Now it is the middle of August and in the Arctic city of Rovaniemi there is already a sign of the end of summer in the air. Sunshine is softer and wind is cooler, and dark nights have been b..
Finnish sky in the summer changes dramatically and there is heavy local shower called “sadekuuro” quite often. The sky over the Arctic Circle also changed a lot during the stay in our family cottag..
We’ve just come back from our 2nd short holiday staying 4 nights in our family’s summer cottage. Summer has come and colorful wild flowers blossom. Let’s look closer, because we can find different kin..
June is the blooming season of wild flowers around the Arctic Circle in Finland. Here in the North Finland, summer appears and disappears, I mean, that sometimes it’s very cold like around 6 degrees c..
Last Thursday, we were in our family cottage in Koivu, 46km southwest from Rovaniemi, It was windy but very sunny day, that all the things looked shining. I love this season the most, feeling of start..