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What the Gunmen of the Wild West Had in Common with the Reindeer Herders

We had just driven into Karasjok, the administrative capital of the Norwegian Saami people. Karasjok is an important village on the Santa’s Road and the Midnight Sun Road to North Cape. We had made a very short stop two years earlier.

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The Original Commercial Lavvu

It has a classic shape, it is sturdy, it is easy to move, and can be seen all over the arctic area. The lavvu is the traditional tent of the Saami people. A home perfected for the old nomadic lifestyle

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Posted in Kautokeino, LIFE, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD, OUTDOORS
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