Hittavainen the bear looks into the camera. Kuusamo, Finland.

A Night of Bear Photography in a Hide in Kuusamo, Finland

We had just arrived at Kuusamo, a robust wilderness area in Koillismaa,…


Helsinki Railway Square filled with craft beer thirsty crowd

Local’s Guide to the Craft Beer Festivals in Helsinki, Finland

We had an amazing weekend soaking in the sun and the brews of Craft Beer…


Our beloved dog is picking blueberries in Keskuspuisto (Central Park)

Picking Berries in Central Park, Helsinki

The Central Park in Helsinki is far away from a manicured garden, though it…