Travel Blogs from Saariselka
... cold and the snow was unforgiving, it's still a ride not to be missed!
Night Snowmobile (private): Euro 117/pax (for 3 hours)
Transport: (to/fro) included in price (pick up from your residence)
Gears: Hats, gloves, shoes, overalls are all included in price
Bookings made through Mr Henri.
... people) to have some hot tea and reindeer bread by the bonfire. It was heavenly!
Husky Safari: Euro 135/pax (3 hours)
Transport: (to/fro cottage) included in price via Mr Henri's personal vehicle
Gear: Hats to gloves to shoes, all included in price
... completely escaped us and before we realised, it was 8pm and time for dinner. We rugged up warm and walked back to the main lodge and into the restaurant. There was a set menu included each night - tonight we had some breads for starters, a blue cheese salad as an entree, perch and vegetables for our main and a yummy panna cotta for dessert.
After dinner we put our coats, hats and gloves back on, and ...
... A nice walk???? FAAAAARRRRKKKK!!! Our timing is terrible. Oh well, seems like a nice afternoon to do some washing, have a sauna and relax on the couch with the heater on. On a side note, Adam has become obsessed with a Rubik's cube... No longer keeping track of what stop we are at, we have already got off at the wrong place once. God knows what will become of us! We were terrible pre-Rubik's cube... We have no hope now! Off to kemi tomorrow as part of our journey to ...
I dress in several layers of clothes. Thermal long johns and a long-sleeved thermal top, and a pair of thin socks. Then a pair of tracksuit bottoms, a t-shirt and a fleece sweater, and thick socks. Then salopettes and a ski-jacket, topped off with a hat and a pair of thick ski-gloves. By the time I lace up my boots, I've worked up a bit of a sweat in the overheated cabin (Finns love their central heating, and indoors is usually around ...