Hotel Kiannon Kuohut
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... the Russian border....the farm house use to be a Finnish border guards house but now the border is watched electronically...
driving along the road to the farm along roads that look like they should be ski runs in a old Pajero was an experience in it self!
the two old finnish guys that picked us were great but I think they usually have adults looking for hardcore adventure....we got the feeling that us with ...
Today had another busy day with a range of taster activities to do...the day was milder than yesterday , it was only -10 which was noticably warmer than yesterday...the ends of your fingers did not burn with pain today!
The hotel organised the local husky farm to bring a sled and 8 dogs for us to have short sled rides, also a horse and sled ride which is a Finnish Boxing Day tradition. There was also ...
... seen so far, absolutely breathtaking, I couldn't take my eyes off it. After lunch we wandered out the front door for some happy snaps of Jenny catching snow and being a balmy -6 today, sun baking weather, not quite so cold. The snow is actually snow flakes, it was soft and light and beautiful and glistened like diamonds. I tried to capture these flakes on camera so forgive me if you can't see ...
... tobbogganing and exploring the alpine forest....and spending time with the other families that are here with us....they are often off with others which is nice...numerous people have offered to take Elissa home with them...!
In the afternoon we relaxed a bit and went for a little walk, as the temperature hovered around -20 most of the day , around the lake...in summer the place must look equally beautiful with the lake extending around the ...
... all the snow off it and the kids went to work on it....there was tinsel and decorations flying everywhere!
Lunch was traditional finnish Christmas rice porridge which was nice....a bit like creamy rice but more salty, still nice with cinnamon sugar on it...!
After lunch we transferred by bus to the local church yard where the custom is to light a candle for family who is not with you ...