There's more to Finnish Lapland than Santa encounters, as Lonely Planet author Kerry Christiani found when she headed 500km north of the Arctic Circle, discovering a Christmas card scene of frozen lakes and boreal forest, reindeer-driven sleighs and snow that lies deep and crisp and even... Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/finland/travel-tips-and-articles/lapland-beyond-santa-culture-and-wilderness-in-northern-finland#ixzz3S0LssJ6f
Canada’s fjord-slashed coastlines, arctic tundras, snow-capped mountains and prairie expanses may get all the glory, but its urban skyline is equally worth shouting about. Here’s 10 of our favourite vistas in Canada’s coolest metropolises
How To Hygge in Summer
Hygge is perfect for winter. Which makes sense, what with it being a Danish concept and all their snow. Coziness is essential to surviving and enjoying cold weather, we all feel the winter glumness at some point. Going months without seeing enough sun means you need to bring enjoyment into oth
Seeing the very cute snow monkeys in Japan
The Jigokudani Monkey Park in Japan is a very popular tourist attraction in the town of Yamanouchi. But the perfect place to see the famous snow monkeys in Japan.