Visit Västerby recreation area in Finland. I challenged myself with a trail run but a calm camp night is just as good option.
I tried to take part in National Dress Skiing, but nature and cars were against me. Sometimes I wish I didn't have to drive at all.
There was time to go for a quiet winter walk before the snowstorm Valtteri/Malik arrived.
Wilderness cafes and ski trail cafes are a common in most of the touristy areas in Lapland. They are part of the skiing culture, which has long traditions in Finland.
Midwinter magic in pictures. Snow makes everything brighter and more elegant. Winter in Finland is beautiful.
About 60 km of walking in Eastern Finland? Absolutely! Herajärvi trail in Koli National Park was brilliantly autumnal. Golden colours and cheeky animals.
I use my English mushroom book alongside the Finnish one because, for some reason, I want to learn the names in English as well.
Autumn is here and mushrooms are about. Is there a best day to pick mushrooms?
Australians call it bushwalking. You might know it as hiking, trekking, tramping, or just walking. Royal National Park here I come!
Mud, daffodils and lambs along the footpaths. Spring is sunny and muddy in the English countryside