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When You Want a Temporary Home in Touristic Levi/Kittilä

We had been almost two weeks on the road. The second last night was spent in Kittilä. This was between the golf course in Levi and Kaukonen. Kaukonen was very high on our list of priorities, because of the artist

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Posted in BONUS DIAMOND, Levi / Kittilä, LIFE

The Hotel’s First Proposals to You Is an Autobiography of The Owner

You would think that the owner with a funny red cap on the cover is a little cocky. WTB! What the (reindeer) Buck! This man is probably more concerned about his ego than providing us with good service. But before

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Posted in Kautokeino, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

The Newest Resort above the Arctic Circle

Gällivare is featuring its position as one of the major mining towns in Europe. It is a high tech town and a communication hub for northern Sweden. And it is close to some of the best outdoorsy area of Norrbotten.

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Posted in Gällivare, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

Next to 400 Years of Business above the Arctic Circle – Jokkmokk Hotel

The Jokkmokk Market is an event that has stood the test of time for more than 400 years. That is a long time – business wise – in the Arctic. Markets were for many years the supermarkets of the old

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Posted in Jokkmokk, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

Polar Hotel in Miss Small Town Sweden

For many of the hotels or accommodation facilities we spent the night, we will make a short film presentation. This is one of the ways we managed the Diamonds of the Arctic Tour. The idea was to have a representative

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Posted in Älvsbyn, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

The Huts of Rovaniemi

Napapiirin Saari-Tuvat is the budget alternative when you need cozy accommodation on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi. Ms. Paula Kokkonen welcomes us to the camping 7 km from the center of Rovaniemi. It is along road 81 destined for Kuusamo.

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Posted in Rovaniemi, SANTA'S ROAD

You Need a Place to Stay in Rovaniemi – The Panorama Alternative

Lapland Hotels Sky Ounasvaara is the hotel that overlooks the Ounasjoki – river. It is not in the center of Rovaniemi and it is a great hotel if you need a feeling of space. The General Manager Ms. Mira Söderlund

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Posted in Rovaniemi, SANTA'S ROAD

We Are in the Heart of Northern Lights – We Get the Beat at the Aurora Chalet

If you are looking for a quiet place, relaxing wild outdoors and comfortable modern hospitality service, Luosto is the place. Aurora Chalet is the hotel. The winters in Luosto are hot. As a unique service, the hotel manager Mr. Jari

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Posted in SANTA'S ROAD, Sodankylä

Some Urban Indulgence in Rural Ivalo

The area north of the European Arctic Circle is the wildest, remotest and least populated area of Europe. Big road and other infrastructure projects in the area are last on the national lists of priorities. In the Nordic part the

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Posted in Enare, SANTA'S ROAD

Orthodox Brown Bears and Baby Luck

Along the Santa’s Road to North Cape from Rovaniemi there are a some diamonds outside the main road. One of the topics Angelo and I wanted to cover was churches. In the Nordic countries the churches are for the most

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Posted in Enare, SANTA'S ROAD
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