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January 2020

Europe, Finland

Best Winter Activities in Lapland, Finland

Lapland in winter is a land of frozen lakes and fairytale snow-covered forests. It’s a magical place, with many winter activities for any traveller or holiday style. Lapland is above the arctic circle in Northern Finland and is home to the Northern Lights in winter and the midnight sun in summer. During winter it becomes a winter wonderland, of snow and super short daylight hours. After spending a week in Lapland I fell in love with the landscape and the Finnish people. There are many winter activities to get involved with, in Lapland, Finland, so make sure you add it to your bucket list. 

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The winning monument at Las Fallas festival in Spain
Europe, Spain

The Ultimate Guide to Las Fallas Festival in Spain

What is Las Fallas Festival in Spain? It is, one of the best festivals I have ever been too. The festival goes for a few weeks, but the major excitement is usually over five days at the end. It is full of energy, magical statues that blow your mind, fireworks, and fire, lots of fire. The whole premise of Las Fallas is the building of a gigantic statue/monument, and then on the last night, they light it on fire with fireworks and burn it to the ground while playing classical music. There’s so much to see and do, and it is a uniquely Spanish cultural experience.

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