2016, a terrible year, say memes on the Net. Well, humanity has seen worse. So, rather than dwell on the bad, let's look at some of the cool stuff that went down in Finland this past year.
Like Instagram? Want cooler stuff than lunch pics and selfies from friends? Enjoy these fantastic wintry nature pics from Lapland, northern Finland.
During WWII, the Continuation War against the USSR, Helsinki was severely bombed in early 1944. These pics mix war torn streets with 2014 shots of the same.
Finnish Cristmas is supposed to be a lot of things, involving family and relatives. We explore what it can feel like to be left out of these festivities.
Finland has Uber-killing. strict taxi laws. But a Jyväskylä man figured out a loophole for his Vintage Taxi business and is teaching others to follow.
The X Factor 2016 has had tons of memorable moment. Who could forget Honey G’s gold tracksuit? Or when Louis Walsh decided to dazzle the world with his Irish jig? But are these the best?
Finland celebrates independence day on December 6 by watching a stuffy ball on TV. Read on for some more weird independence day traditions around the world.
A Finnish developer has sold over a million's worth of a tedious simulation of tuning an old car in the Finnish countryside. Why? The game needs to exist.
Finnish kitchens come in all shapes and sizes, but if you look hard enough you'll doubtless find a few common things in each. Don't believe us? Scroll down to see 9 things we guarantee you'll find in every…
Fact: Slush brings capital, opportunity and mindshare to the Finnish tech scene. Also true: you may need help recognizing toxic tech startup cliches.
Finns have always had an unusual relationship with alcohol. As far back as the 18th century, the French enlightenment philosopher Montesquieu referred to Finns as heavy drinkers. Consequently. despite…
Helsinki was founded in 1550, but even when it was finally declared the capital in 1812 its population was less than 5000. To celebrate this magnificent transformation, to a vibrant city of the future,…