Summertime is saunatime. New birch leaves are used to make 'whisks' for an authentic Finnish sauna experience. When you heat up the leaves in the sauna and then use them to 'beat' yourself or your sauna companion, it releases scented oils which heal the body and soul.
White night period.
Partly cloudy, light rain.
This blog provides information about current aurora activity in Finnish Lapland and the viewing conditions. Northern light photography requires aurora activity, clear to partly cloudy skies, and preferably little wind. Look out for occasional tips to get you ready for your own Arctic photography adventure.