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By on 02/12/2017

The Peculiarities of Finnish Culture

Below are some observations that I have made on Finnish culture after living with Finns for close to 2 decades. Weirdly some of the characteristics I have adopted for myself ...
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10 Things to Love about Finland

Finland has continuously scored well as one of the best places to live in the world and there are some very good reasons why. Straight up I confess the weather ...
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10 Things to Hate about Finland

With all the great publicity Finland has been getting as being the greatest place to live on earth I felt obliged to tell the other side of the story. Some ...
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10 Most Beautiful Nature Areas in Finland

Having lived in Finland for almost 2 decades, I have been privileged to see the best that Finland has to offer. I have put together this list of 10 places ...
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8 Charming Hinterland Homes (South East QLD and Northern NSW)

I am a huge fan of beautiful Architecture and Design, especially when it is nicely blended into Nature. The long dark winters in Finland are are great time to put ...
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5 Unique East Coast Luxury Estates

Here is a list of some impressive estates that can be found along the East coast of Australia. They represent the high end of the market and fall between $10 ...
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10 Beautiful Queensland Waterfront Mansions

Australia is world-famous for its white-sand beaches and ocean views and if your wallet permits, there are some jaw-droppingly gorgeous homes that combine the best of nature and design. Like ...
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Got the PPL, now what?

The day I got the my PPL (Private Pilot's license) felt like a big achievement. Getting the license was a lot harder than I had expected, especially passing the theory ...
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Aircraft Float Manufacturers

Being able to land an aircraft on water is a spectacular way to open up a whole new world of flying. Aircraft come in all shapes and sizes and there ...
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Fancy a Flying Boat?

If you want a Seaplane and your budget is tight maybe one of these Flying boats might suit you well. Not sure how much commercial success any of the following ...
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