Lapland Hotel Akashotelli

Akasentie 10, Akaslompolo, Lapland, 95970, Finland | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Akaslompolo

Day 2 - The enchantment of Yllas

A travel blog entry by whitefox2008

9

Greetings from the glistening snowy landscape, land of reindeers, santa and his elves. Yllas is synonymous with excellent skiing grounds and the best fell summit. Slopes are not as challenging as other skiing sites in Europe. There are 14 silver pine cabin apartments (Pikkulelot) for 1-3 person. Our log cabin is numbered 195 and is tucked away in …

Snow, Ice and Water

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

5

... and what to do on the course, by a road cop on a career break, it was straight behind the wheel. We got to go through a slalom course then practice emergency braking and steering to avoid obstacles, like reindeer on the road, at high speed on slippery ice and snow. They encouraged speed too - 60kph round the bends and 80kph on the straight although with such good acceleration, we took it over 100kph before jumping on the brakes. Braking hard is ...

Packing up and getting ready to move on

A travel blog entry by tommysaw

... the center of the band of the Aurora oval which features maximum Aurora activity!

On the other hand weather conditions around Tromsö can be very challenging because of the close proximity to the sea and the many islands. To successfully hunt the Northern Light here it is key to be an expert in interpreting weather data (wind direction, wind speed, humidity, clouds, ...) and to have a wealth of experience.
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Day: A quick trip to Sweden

A travel blog entry by tommysaw

6

... is a synonym for bitter cold temperatures ...

Slowly, slowly the Blue Hour gave room to a faint sunrise, the sun was just hitting the horizon, crawled a little bit above and along the skyline and quickly started to drop and disappear, giving again room for an other extended Blue Hour. These very short days are so unusual but fascinating for us.

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Bad weather ... no Aurora this night :-(

A travel blog entry by tommysaw

... probability to experience Northern Lights in the arctic and antarctic region). This and the overclouded sky do mean that we will have a hard time to catch just a tiny glimpse of the Aurora ...

If we see the slightest possibility that some where the clouds could break up we head out and try our luck. But in this night all our stamina and enthusiasm were not enough, we did not see any green light at all ...


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This 3 star hotel, located on Akasentie 10, Akaslompolo, is near Yllas Ski Resort.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent