Finland

Adventure

Kayaking in Finland

Blisters, muscle fatigue, never-ending daylight – and sleep deprivation: Fergus Scholes tackles an 18-hour odyssey through the world’s largest archipelago
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Sport

Skiing remote Lapland

Some 77 years ago the Finns braved extreme cold and hardship to see off the Russians in the Winter War. James Henderson kits up and follows in their tracks
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People

Minna Kemell-Kutvonen’s Helsinki

The creative director of cult global Finnish brand Marimekko oversees everything from its distinctive printed furnishing fabrics and tableware to clothing and fashion accessories
Furniture

Artek 2nd Cycle

From Alvar Aalto originals to more esoteric finds, this Helsinki retro den is reclaiming Finland’s 20th-century design heritage
Adventure

Ice driving in Finland

On a frozen lake near the Arctic Circle, Tarquin Cooper gets a white-knuckle ride as he learns how to floor the throttle, spin the wheel and hit the brakes just like a real rally driver.
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