Category: Curiosities

A hose: the strange device next to every Finnish toilet

It’s been a long time since I wanted to write about the hose that exists next to each Finnish toilet. Something like this: A strange apparatus to have in a bathroom: a hose. Source: Oras The first time I arrived in Finland, many years ago, I was surprised by this strange apparatus. I didn’t have time to test it during my first days, so I…

Mölkky: The Finnish summer game

First commandment of the Finnish summer: Spend as much time as you can outdoors. This is a good rule, which can be carried out in many forms (we’ll bring some ideas in the near future); one of those forms is the “official” Finnish summer game: Mölkky. What is Mölkky? Mölkky is a very popular game, a bit like bowling, except you can play it anywhere…

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