Nordic

August 20, 2012

Mustamakkara: The Black Sausage Controversy

Mustamakkara, the black sausage. Would you eat it? Mustamakkara, the black sausage, is an authentic Finnish cuisine that originated in Tampere region. You can get it in other places in Finland, but not as authentic as Tampere’s. It’s the best […]
August 19, 2012

Hostel Hopping: Dream Hostel in Tampere, Finland

  Accommodation Dream Hostel   Location Near Tampere train station and city centre   Internet Access Wi-Fi is accessible both in the room and the lobby   Room Dorm-room is well equipped and clean.White bed, white sheet and white wall: […]
August 17, 2012

Runaway Photo: Have You Ever Seen Puffins?

Greetings from the funniest looking bird in the world: Puffins! I like birds. I’m even traveling with two little kiwi birds. When I decided to come to Iceland, of course, one of the top things to do on my list […]
August 13, 2012

Iceland Golden Circle in Photos

  The Golden Circle: Well-beaten track of Iceland   The Golden Circle is the most popular tourist attraction in Iceland. The tour route was invented about the same time when automobiles were introduced. It’s an easy day trip since it’s […]
August 13, 2012

First Impressions of Iceland – Hotdog, Coca-Cola and Beyond

First stop of Runaway Europe: Iceland. I’ve been here in Iceland for five days now. And now it’s time to share the first impression of the country. I want to continue the tradition after my observation of America and China. […]