Articles by Taiga Times

February 10, 2021

Winter Camping in Finland

Ever thought about winter camping? Read about our experiences and tips for spending a night below zero!
January 12, 2021

What to do in Helsinki

Read about our own local experiences and some of Helsinki's most prominent sightseeing attractions for visitors.
April 23, 2020
Finnish wooden sauna on a lake in Finland

Finnish sauna culture

Visiting a Finnish sauna? Read here to learn about the history and help you prepare for the most Finnish experience ever.
March 18, 2020
Flamed grilled pike pegged to wood cooking over a campfire

How to build a campfire 101

Troubles getting the campfire going? For those who never embraced your inner pyro as a child, starting a fire can be a daunting task. Let's look at the basics and see how we at Taiga Times like to get the fire started. This is campfire 101.
February 19, 2020
ariel picture of a finnish national park in a winter

Finnish national parks

What should you expect when visiting a national park in Finland? Read about Finnish national parks and their nature!
January 24, 2020

Exploring Finland: Helsinki to Lapland

Visiting Finland soon? Read about our personal experiences from Helsinki to Lapland. From cozy cabins on a lake to skiing in the arctic fells of Lapland.