7 Strange facts about Finland that will convince you to go there and see it with your own eyes
Does the charm of the Northern European countries attract you? Do you love these extravagant people, their ways of living, eating and enjoying life? Well, then Finland is one of those goals that must be on the list of your desires.
Specially for you we have collected some decidedly bizarre and peculiar facts of this beautiful land of the north. No doubt you will love this amazing country!
Those who have visited Finland point out that the inhabitants are not very sociable. Maybe this is the reason why there are public benches for one person?
Finland can be called a technological country: some years ago USB ports were installed in the public transport in order you could charge your mobile phone while traveling
The geography of Finland is unique: this country features more than 188,000 lakes and 98,000 islands
Photo: By Plenz 14:25, 15 October 2006 (UTC), from Wikimedia Commons (CC-BY-SA-3.0)
Personal space is very important in Finland. Is it clear?
They pay a lot of attention to urban planning: even a factory can be turn into something pleasant to your eye
On the other hand, any panoramic view seems to have come out of a postcard
Do you what sport Finns love the most? It is called Eukonkanto or “Wife-carrying”!
Photo: Visit Lakeland/flickr (CC BY-ND 2.0)
Now you are well informed to face Finland and its quirks!
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