Holidays in Finland
Holidays in Finland - is a great opportunity to learn many interesting things about the Finns, their customs and traditions.
Holidays and festivals in Finland
- New Year: January 1, Finns spend the night in noisy restaurants or cafes with friends. Many go to Helsinki, the Central Square to listen to the greeting speech of the mayor. To find out whether a good coming year, the Finns are wondering on molten tin, throwing into the water melted pewter coin (of the future will tell outlines the resulting figures).
- Herring Festival: for 6 days in Helsinki goes Fish Fair, which shows the salted, smoked, salted herring with mustard, various sauces and marinade - buy fish, you can not only fishermen and merchants in tents installed on the Market Square, but also directly from the boats . At the festival guests are invited to taste and traditional soups, pies and fish, as well as to visit the culinary competition "Dish-surprise", in which the prize is awarded to the most original cook.
- Theatre Festival in Tampere (August): Guests of the festival will see performances of street theater, performances of music and dance, visit the seminars, exhibitions, workshops.
- "Johannes" (June): in John's day, you can have fun while enjoying the performances of folk groups, as well as see how raising the Finnish flag and burn cocci (construction of dry birch twigs). On this day, you will be able to follow the locals and go to nature to make a fire, roast and eat sausages.
Tourism Events in Finland
For lovers of event tours tour operatorsorganize trips to mark the holding of various festivals - the International Film Festival, Festival "light forces" (present will see the light show), Sea Festival, Rock Festival "Rockoff", as well as children's snow show "Fins Lumitapahtuma", races on snowmobiles, Championship pike fishing.
So, be sure to visit the musicalFestival in Helsinki - Flow Festival. For several days in the city center set the stage scale, hosts exhibitions and installations, accompanied by music. The festival organizers are concerned not only about leisure, but also about nutrition - in a cafe and tourist restaurants are treated to dishes from organic products.
You can podgadat his trip to Finland tothe celebration of the Maritime Festival in Kotka. The festival hosts a variety of events, so you will be able to visit the Jazz a mini-festival, spectacular sea racing competition maritime songs, concerts of all kinds, as well as in the maritime market, which offers a taste seafood. And for the children in this Children underway Maritime Festival - they will be able to dance on the stage of some dance, sing a song or recite a poem, as well as to take part in competitions and games, to look at the fabulous views, is organized on the street.
Spend a vacation in Finland - so go on exciting excursions, enjoy nature and take part in the celebration of different events.