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It's wonderful how the weather has changed and the timing couldn’t have been better. Today it was warm, sunny and quite still. Of course it would mean using the engine to get us back down to Oulu but at least we wouldn’t be fighting against a contrary wind.
After breakfast we set off and this time, rather than heading back out to the main shipping channel we took a perpendicular ...
... of watching a small seaplane manoeuvre in the harbour – we must have been out walking when it arrived and we hadn’t noticed it amongst the boats. Soon it exited the harbour and took off. It was really tiny, with a cockpit just large enough for two people, one behind the other. That was a first.
Later on the wind fell completely and we were treated to a gorgeous evening, with limpid seas and bright sunshine – absolutely ...
... mile or so of entering what looks like a river, given the current running against us, we passed the final piece of industrial architecture and saw the town to the right and a more rural setting to the left, with two marinas evident. Now this isn’t a river, it was simply the flow of water driven by the NE breeze, driven into the narrow channel formed by islands of Vihreäsaari, Hietasaari and Mustasaari and the mainland. The channel broadens at one point and is sufficiently ...
... students would love this kind of dinner party.
Although Halloween is not traditional celebrated in Finland most of the clubs had Halloween parties. So as typical uni students we dressed up and went out. Lucky for us no trick or treaters but there were definitely some unique costumes.
Well that's it for now short sweet and boring :P
Much love, kisses and hugs from the other side of the world,
... pre-drinking, so by the time we got there we heard the last few songs and encore of some guy called Redrama before it all ended.
The last party we went to Lui and I met some girl in the toilets. We were chatting and she was like "Lu! You are the Australian girls! I can now say I've met the Australian girls!" So it seems news has spread about us. We're practically famous here, guys! Not sure what for.. Haha.
It hasn't been all parties ...