Monthly Archives: August 2013

The many flavours of a Finnish summer

What do you frequently eat when you move to a country known for its long winters? Ice cream, naturally. The Finns are among the world’s highest per-capita consumers of ice cream. They enjoy it in the summer — when supermarkets … Lisää…

Kategoriat: Summer 2013 in Finland, Yleistä löpinää |

An Unforgettable Finnish Summer

I stumbled upon the notion of going on the exchange while scrolling through the University of Toronto newsletter. When the words “Finnish Exchange” jumped out at me, I was intrigued.  Two of my colleagues previously had left to work for Orion a … Lisää…

Kategoriat: Summer 2013 in Finland, Yleistä löpinää |

Summer Wrap-Up: Thoughts on a Finnish Summer

On May 15, a small town kid from Canada left his home country for the very first time in his almost 22 years. The months have gone by in what seems like an instant, but they have been an enjoyable … Lisää…

Kategoriat: Summer 2013 in Finland |