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Finnish zoo trip

Today is Saturday! After a truly intensive week we got an opportunity to relax and to enjoy the routine of tourist life. Our trip started at 10 o’clock, when everybody got into the coaches. The day has started with unusually … Continue reading

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Don’t Scream

In the afternoon we were searching for a nice place to fish and then we saw the house. It looked like it was take out of a horror movie. We took a few photos and went back to the camp. … Continue reading

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“Stand by me” with the Hungarian Team

It was Sunday during the IP, so time to relax. The weather was really nice so the Hungarian team decided to go to the railway bridge near Lomasaari. We didn´t expected the adventurous tour that followed. There is no traffic … Continue reading

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Camping for Dummies

First choose a dry place to build your campfire. Snow must not be at the bottom of the fire as it will stop it from burning properly. Moss patches are a great spot. If no such spot is found, remove … Continue reading

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Locked out again

Finland is a normal country by many considerations; however when it comes to locks things become interesting. At first may sound funny, but later you will probably have some problems with them. In Finland door locks appear the same as … Continue reading

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The first days in Virrat

You survived your first day and did not miss the bus after sightseeing? Great! Then let me welcome you to Virrat. To give you some idea about Virrat and Lomasaari (that’s the place where you will be sleeping), watch this … Continue reading

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Welcome to Finland

Welcome to the official IP Virrat in Finland. Virrat is 125km away from Tampere and although it’s considered a town it may seem like a village to you. Virrat has a population of 7000, and finish culture might be very … Continue reading

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