Travel Blogs from Kittilä
The holiday came to an end and although Manchester Airport had to close for one day while we were away due to snow, Kittila Airport stayed open the whole week even though we had had a metre of snow!! We boarded the plane in Kittila Airport and took off on an ice rink once again. Manchester, UK here we come!!
The end of a holiday of a lifetime. We were sad to leave the country of 'Lakes and Forests', but one day I know we will return for another Finnish ...
... showed to our table and the evening started with welcome drinks. We had three courses of food which started with fish soup. Although I am not a lover of fish, the soup was ok and I ate it. Next came the main course. This is the part where we had to help ourselves to the food from the hot fire pit in the centre of the room. We all queued up in an orderly fashion and then moved around the fire in ...
... member successfully completes the round trip under his own power.
After a break for lunch we put on snow shoes and head out into the forest by our hotel. Our guide digs deep into the snow and brings out samples of moss and other plant life that grows underneath the snow cover in the winter. The reindeer can smell it even underneath three feet of snow, and they dig down to eat it. The long ...
... soup. I am making it sound awful but of course, like everything on the tour, it was great.
Penny and her little mates were disappointed that the reindeer didn't fly, but other than that the kids had a wonderful time.
We had a really lovely farewell dinner in the fancy lakeside restaurant. We were treated to a traditional Lappish meal of salmon smoked on a huge open fire in the middle of the ...
Kokku koguneb 20,2 km, liikumisaeg 6,5 tundi.
Saun on soe! Ja kamin köeb hubaselt. Laval istudes on mõnus kuulata, kuidas tuul ümber maja vuhiseb. Eriti mõnus on teada, kuidas see seal õues välja nägi ja tundus.
Täna igal pool pilv ja öine autosõit jääb ära. Homme pilve sees auk Rootsis.
At half past eight ringing alarm-clock doesn't seem very nice. Still I get up and go to shower. Clothes on, unnecessary things out from pockets (or so ...
Other places to stay in Kittilä
Valtatie 49, Kittilä | 3 star hotelfrom $100