Rauhalahti Holiday Centre
Travel Blogs from Kuopio
Mid semester break, every students favourite week. No classes, no lectures...a few assignments that don't really get looked at or worked on.
As a group we had a list of activities that we wanted to tick off whilst in Oulu, kind of like a short term bucket list:
- Eat Reindeer steak
- Go to laser tag
- Go bowling
- Go on a day trip
- Go to the gym
- Go ice skating
- Go to an ice hockey ...
... of home. There are still about 100,000 lakes here and it is very enjoyable scenery. I arrived Kuopio late at night and the funny thing is that it was still daytime outside. It doesn't look normal to walk to your hostel through the main city square and it to be completely daylight out, but no one is there. It was about 11 PM when I arrived. Kuopio was just a stop on my ...
After a guided tour around some of the sights of Helsinki this morning we headed off on the trip to Kuopio, 400 klms away. The drive seemed to take ages, lots of views of unspoiled forests and lakes. The different colour green in the trees was magnificent.
One comfort stop along the way and then we arrived at out hotel in Kuopio at around 5.45, time to unpack and shower before an ...
... began to dawn on me, like a jigsaw finally coming together. This life was all well and good for a time, but as happy as I was living from the now to the now what would I contribute with my life? What could I achieve without setting my sights on a goal?
I thanked ‘Aaron’ for his time and got up to leave the Israeli camp. A new found clarity was manifesting within me as I walked down the grass path towards the main camp. It was time to leave the ...
'Has anyone seen my future?' asked one of the Italian jokers walking around the food circle dressed only in boxers , ‘or his past?’ asked his partner in crime - a bemused look on his face. ‘And has anyone seen my now?’ asked the Polish guy. ‘I’m trying to live from the now .....to the now!’
‘What is so great about ...