Karavaki: The Greek Christmas boat

Karavaki: The Greek Christmas boat

One thing that’s definitely sure to get us in a Christmassy mood is putting up the Christmas tree. We cover the tree with baubles and unpack the terrible handmade decorations we made when we were primary school age. Let’s be honest, the final product can...
Finland’s obsession with saunas

Finland’s obsession with saunas

My other half went to Lapland on holiday as a child. He thought it was okay; he liked the skiing part of his holiday, but did not enjoy the constant darkness. He went in winter, up north… One memory that sticks out for him is when he arrived and opened what he...