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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking rooms
- Reduced mobility rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Scandic Rovaniemi
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... way with trees and lakes. It was cloudy most of the way and as arrived in Rovaniemi it started to rain. Santa Claus kindly allows campervans to stay in the car park at Santa Claus Land for 24 hours for free so we parked up for the night.
Santa Claus Land is right on the Artic Circle and in the summer there is pretty much 24 hours of daylight. For several months there is constant daylight and in the winter there is several months of no sun.
... wanted to go down the the river and watch the festivals. Surprisingly she said yes so we got dressed and heading to the river. It was midnight when the bonfire was lit and the sun was still shining so it took away from the effects. It was all a pretty quiet event and I had heard later that they had to call the fire brigade to restart the fire. We left at 12.15am to head home. We heard that fire works went off about 3.00am.
... get when you are this far north. There is still some ambient light from the nearby buildings but not enough to hide the aurora should it appear. Once again there is no light show tonight.
The morning of my flight back to Helsinki I rise a bit early and have breakfast before walking back to town. I want to pick up some souvenirs and the early shop closing yesterday has necessitated my return to the town this morning. I had an interesting discussion ...
... taking advantage of the free coffee, Ben was also getting additional help on replacing the damaged brake pads. We were so grateful to these guys and thanked them repeatedly... We did have a pit stop during the day which was to Santa's official site on the Arctic circle. Although being august, we met up with the big fella who was as cheery as ever, impressed with our travels. We also saw his official post office where already there were a tone of letters from all ...
... so I am very surprised that Alexandra and Saskia had three or four goes each and would have kept going except I felt it was necessary to quit while we were ahead. It was probably very reckless of me to let them go down without a helmet. I'll probably have a nightmare about that one. As the French lady next to me explained, 'they are designed so that they will not fall'. Tell that one to the Judge. Alexandra wanted to send Christmas postcards to ...