Holiday Club Katinkulta
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- TV Channel One Russia
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... we did see Orion upside down!
the only down side was Josh's little mate Jake landing badly on the toboggan jump and injuring his coccyx... It was amazing thT there were not more injuries with the way they were flying down the hill...!
we head back to Helsinki tomorrow and continue our adventures in Estonia after that over New Years which should be great...
love to all
... again in 5 weeks. Then we explored the covered markets - what a deli! Bought "smoked" salmon, reindeer, cheese and black bread. Then had a wonderful lunch of mixed cooked meats, cooked small whole fish (?sardines), fried potatoes and vegetables, at the outdoor market. Drove on to Kajaani, an important centre for tar transportation (in the 19th century, this region produced more tar than anywhere in the world.) Climbed around the old castle ...
Domna's house - lunch at Vartilus border crossing - Korkana Husky Farm 41km
The Husky Farm is a nice sauna spot for farewell. Huskys are calmer than expected. In particuliar the last day showed me I couldn't navigate such sik tour on my own. In part we crossed forest without a trail. It became cold that day and the old snow went ruthlessly sharp. I collected quite some blue marks that day.
... Karelian traditions.
In our group there were also two Finns one of whom had a very sonorous voice. We asked him to read something out of the Kalevala that is said to have typical untranslatable rhyme schemes - beautiful! Without understanding a word I enjoyed listening very much. Since hoping for someone to post a read-out on Youtube (maybe on the creation of the world and with subtitles).
... When downhill on icy snow that sometimes became a challenge.
Again, this winter was special. Due to bogs we sometimes entered the zone because our direction otherwise became insurpassable. Part rising water level is on the beever's head: I saw some freshly bitten trees.
Car ride to Pirrtivaara - Kivijärvi hunter's lodge - Raate Border House 47km
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