Dog Sledding in Rovaniemi: The Right Husky Ride Tours for Families, Solo Travelers, & More

One of the most iconic activities you can enjoy while visiting Finnish Lapland is taking a husky ride through the snow above the Arctic Circle! It’s a classic winter in Finland itinerary staple and a must-do while visiting Rovaniemi in winter. There are lots of options for dog sledding in Rovaniemi, some better than others. … Read more

Seeing the Northern Lights in Rovaniemi: Tips, Apps, Spots & Tours I Recommend!

Allison Green standing in front of the Northern lights in Rovaniemi, Finland

Many people plan a trip to Rovaniemi in winter with one main thing on their mind… spotting Finnish Lapland’s fickle but phenomenal Northern lights! This guide will go over when and how you can see the Northern lights in Rovaniemi. This includes tips for spotting them independently as well as my own personal experience seeing … Read more

21 Riveting Things to Do in Rovaniemi in Winter [2024]

scene in rovaniemi winter

Rovaniemi, Finland is the largest city in Finnish Lapland and one of the most popular touristic destinations in all of Finland. While Helsinki in winter is a delight, Rovaniemi in winter is even more magical! From its dancing Northern lights to its endless list of enthralling winter activities, Rovaniemi is a true bucket list destination … Read more

Your Ultimate Winter Lapland Itinerary for 2 to 5 Days

The exterior of the unique Rovaniemi snow hotel with the sun low on the horizon in the winter during limited daylight hours on a Lapland afternoon

Looking for the perfect winter destination, a true celebration of the season? I’m here to help you plan the ultimate Lapland itinerary that includes all of the best winter experiences Finnish Lapland has to offer. With awe-inspiring natural phenomena, adrenaline-pumping activities, and an introduction to Finnish culture, this Lapland winter itinerary is a customizable guide … Read more

How to Plan a Winter Tromso Itinerary for 1 to 5 Days (2024 Update)

The lit-up Triangular architecture of the Tromso Arctic Cathedral against a mountain backdrop in the snow in winter.

If you’re planning your Arctic Norway itinerary, congratulations: you’re in for a bucket list worthy experience of a lifetime! A trip to Tromso, nicknamed “The Paris of the North” for its important role in Northern Europe’s culture, is a must on any visit to Northern Norway.  This beautiful city serves as the gateway to all sorts … Read more