8 fun Finnish maps that show how Finland is divided

Despite its vast size, much of Finland is very similar. Drive from Helsinki to Lapland and for the entire 15 hours, you’re likely to see much the same scenery, forests and lakes. However, there are some wonderful ways that parts of Finland are very different from each other. To see for yourself check out these fun Finnish maps, courtesy of Reddit.

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    • There’s a conspiracy theory that Finland doesn’t exist and that the place where Finns live is actually in eastern Sweden, and in place of the landmass of Finland, there’s actually just ocean where the Japanese fish in secret. Fish have fins, hence the name Finland. Look it up, you can find the whole conspiracy theory somewhere on Reddit. It’s hilarious.

  1. There is a thing called tree border; above that grows no trees. For examle birch are so tiny, if there exists any, that they are smaller than bushes, because of cold temperature. The tree border is in the most northern part of Finland.

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