Ski-Inn Ruka Kuusamo

Rukankylantie 6, Rukatunturi, Northern Ostrobothnia Region, Finland | Hotel
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Time Flies

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

... Got Talent haha. When we landed -smoothly this time- we all had a conversation about last week’s landing in Kuusamo ;O)

The Aurora Borealis made one last appearance to wave us off, on the right hand side of the plane. I'm surprised we didn't tilt due to the scramble to get within view of a right hand window. Those who missed the chance to experience it while we were at Basecamp were very happy bunnies :D
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For old times' sake

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

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... using your bare hands is not that much easier!

Before we know it, we are on our way back to Basecamp, where we find the bus waiting to take us to the airport. A quick hug for Meiju, and we’re off. Bye bye, Basecamp :O( The bus is very quiet for the whole journey back to Kuusamo airport. Only a couple of hours until we fly back to the UK. It’s been a blast, Finland!

*insert sad ...

Campfire under the Stars

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

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... layers, -20 is COLD. Back at Basecamp, we were treated to some short film clips of the Basecamp and Oulanka National Park in the Summer season. They do a lot of white water rafting here in summer. Juuma Lake, where our Quinzees currently sit and where we have been skiing, is particularly unbelievable as a body of water. It is surreal to see the area without snow. It is hard to get your head around, in a ...

Overnight

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

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... the Quinzee for safe keeping, needed defrosted too. I would have taken a picture of my frosted glasses stuck into the wall of the Quinzee this morning, but I was too distracted with packing up the equipment and getting to a toilet as quickly as possible ;O) I was rushing so much, that I dropped the sleeping bag cover en route back through the trees to Basecamp and had to go back down to the lake to collect it.

Having left ...

Certified ;O)

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

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... for it anymore… not like us visitors, with our eyes glued to the sky.

Ok, so it was a little disappointing with the bad light, but it was interesting to see a working farm, talk to the herdsman, and hear about how they live and work. I enjoyed it, and hey, I now have a Reindeer driving license ;O)

Back at the ranch, I've left everyone playing Uno, and have come to get sorted for bed. We left for Ruka at 9am this morning, ...

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This hotel, located on Rukankylantie 6, Rukatunturi, is near Ruka.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding