Finland is situated between the west and the east and offers the best of both traditions. Finland is home to untouched forests and is the land of the thousand crystal-clear lakes – about 200 000 actually.

No matter where you go in Finland, from the spectacular archipelago in the south to exotic Lapland in the north, you will find a vibrant, friendly country of sophistication, fascinating history and unspoiled natural beauty.

And did you know that Santa Claus lives deep in the mysterious Finnish Lapland, on the Arctic Circle?

Helsinki, the capital, “Daughter of the Baltic” is appropriately named, since the sea is ever present. The city presents many facets from its formal neo-classical showpieces to the pure lines of modern architecture.