Arctic winter road trip

Arctic winter road trip

I was in Ylläsjärvi for the ski holiday and yesterday I noticed good aurora borealis forecast and less than -30 C forecast in Kilpisjärvi and decided to head do a road trip around Nordics and spend the night in Kilpisjärvi. Here are some photos from the trip....
Iisalmi

Iisalmi

I was ahead of schedule and I had around an hour to spend before it was time to meet the eukko in Iisalmi. I decided to walk around the city and I was pleasantly surprised by a street art exhibition that was being set up. See the photos I took bellow. Merged carMerged...
To Sonkajärvi

To Sonkajärvi

I’m off to Sonkajärvi for the Wife Carrying World Championship today after much trouble with finding a someone to carry (eukko). This year I planned to participate with a friend but unfortunately, she suffered an unrelated injury. I tried asking friends, friends...