Finland is celebrating it’s 100th birthday and independence today (6.12.), and inspired by that, I wanted to write a few posts about Finland and being Finnish. Even I’m not the most patriotic person in the world, I do love my home country and the people there. My relationship with Finland is like the relationship most … More When Finns meet other Finns abroad (5 cases)
Hello my dear fans, its been a while since I last wrote anything here. The reason for my abscence is that I no longer have a laptop (!!!! my biggest nightmare). I had to use my laptop in Crete for our nighttime program, and then of course one evening it fell down and, well, nothing … More So you moved to a paradise island and things went to sh*t – now what?
Never a goodbye – always a see you later A love letter for my family and friends, near and far My life’s been pretty mobile for the past 5 years. I’ve been dancing around in circles between Mallorca, Finland and Boston. I’ve referred to all three as “my home” and I will always be connected … More Never a Goodbye – Always a See You Later
“If you like to sleep in hostels and own a selfie stick, then you might be a tourist!” “Don’t be a tourist, be a traveler” “I don’t go sightseeing – I’m a REAL TRAVELER – not a tourist!” Bleeeeegh! Stop! It’s so annoying! So you guys, today I want to talk to you about this Traveler … More Enough with the “Tourist vs Traveler” crap already!
So I heard you were going to travel alone? Cool! Is it your first time doing a solo trip? Are you looking forward to meeting new people but you’re not exactly the most extroverted person in the world? Are you maybe a little shy at first? Or do you just need someone to take cool … More How To Make Friends While Traveling Solo
“If I was a rich girl nananana…” “Money money money, must be funny, in a rich man’s world” Dear Miss Fancypants readers – we never communicate! So, now I wanna hear from YOU! Let’s play make believe. If you had, let’s say ONE MILLION DOLLARS to solely spend on traveling, where’d you go? Would you … More If you won the lottery, where’d you travel?
Everyone knows USA is pretty different from Europe, especially from Finland. But how different it actually is? I’m not talking about politics here. Like who cares? I’m talking about the real stuff. The important stuff. Dating and boys. Is dating in USA exactly how we imagine it to be? Uhu. Most of the time. Are … More Dating in USA & TINDER STUFF