Kayak in the serene Lakeland, enjoy a cruise on the Baltic, or take in the splendor of the Northern Lights in Lapland – Insight Guide Finland helps you get the best out of this outdoor paradise. The guide has been fully updated by our expert Scandinavia author for this new edition, which also features Insight’s trademark stunning photography and more information on culture and history than any other guide.
Lonely Planet Finland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike through forests and fells, spectacular gorges and ravines, fizz over the snow behind a team of huskies on an overnight dog-sled safari, then change the pace with chic shopping at Helsinki’s cutting-edge design stores; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Finland and begin your journey now!
Author Franco Figari’s passion for Finland, and in-depth knowledge of it’s history and culture, makes him the perfect tour guide to this edition of White Star’s Exploring Countries of the World series. With vibrant full-color photographs and evocative text, Finland invites readers to explore a country of remarkable natural beauty and rich cultural identity, demonstrating the unspoiled charm of “the Land of 60,000 Lakes.”
The Rough Guide to Finland is the essential companion to this fascinating Scandinavian country, with clear maps and coverage of all the best attractions. Packed with stunning photography and color illustrations, this guidebook helps you explore the must-see highlights from the best summer and winter activities — including skiing, snowmobiling and reindeer and husky driving — to the remote villages that come to life in the summertime, with beaches, lake cruises, and island hopping.
With this guide, you’ll set sail to Europe’s most prosperous corner—a smörgåsbord of Viking ships, deep green fjords, stave churches, brooding castles, and colorful farmhouses. Explore the sleek, modern capital cities of Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki, and Tallinn. Cruise through Stockholm’s scenic archipelago, and sample the Baltic charms of Tallinn. Delve deep into Norway’s scenic Sognefjord and bike through the idyllic Danish countryside on the castaway island of Ærø. And take some time out from sightseeing to get your blood pumping in a steamy Finnish sauna.
Baedeker; the most famous and cherished travel brand in the world is now adding this exciting new title to its innovative series. This superb full-colour, illustrated guide features 3D laminated cut-outs to show you the key sights in perspective and a large, fully-indexed, pull-out map. Additional detailed maps and plans can also be found throughout the guide, clearly pin-pointing the best places to stay and the top places to eat and drink. At the heart of the guide is a wealth of comprehensive information written by experts on the sights and top attractions, in an easy-to-read A-Z format. Also included are great, practical travel tips covering accommodation and food and drink for all budgets, entertainment, sport, transport and health; not to mention some insider tips for saving money or having a unique travel experience. There is also a variety of recommended tours covering the best routes available, to ensure you get the most from your destination. The plastic wallet allows you to keep the guide and map together and ensures that both will survive in all weather. Baedeker – setting a new standard in 21st century, travel guide publishing.