You never forget your first ever Aurora Borealis May 23rd 2011 You Never Forget Your First Aurora Borealis
Working in the travel industry as I do, I get to do more than my fair share of travelling. The company I work for specialises in holidays in Northern Scandinavia. It’s a great job and for years I’ve been heading to Finland, Sweden and Norway in search of new adventures, dog sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice hotels, go-ka ... read more
Europe » Finland » Lapland » Ivalo Finland was a province and then a grand duchy under Sweden from the 12th to the 19th centuries and an autonomous grand duchy of Russia after 1809. It won its complete independence in 1917. During World War II, it was able to successfully defend its f... ... read more
I'm fortunate to work for an activity holiday company called Activities Abroad and as a result find myself travelling to far-flung corners in search of new adventures.
My favourite part of the world is Northern Scandinavia especially in winter when I get to go dog sledding, snowmobiling, gaze skywards at the Aurora Borealis and enjoy a host of other activities. Up there, they embrace winter rather than hide from it.... full info