The Finns’ age-old holiday decoration himmeli is more “in” than ever. We take a closer look and talk to a himmeli maker.
Saint Lucia celebrations light up the winter and warm people's hearts every year on December 13.
Thousands of Helsinki families enjoy traditional outdoor fun and games every December at the Seurasaari Christmas Path.
Sibelius created Finland’s best-loved Christmas songs. See how his family celebrated the holidays (includes playlist).
Visiting the cemetery forms part of many Finns’ Christmas rituals. Hey, it’s not as morbid as it might sound.
We visit the US to see how Finnish customs and Christmas traditions are enduring in small-town Minnesota.
An American learns what Christmas Peace means while discovering many ways of celebrating the holidays in Finland.
Christmas markets in Porvoo and other locations in Finland offer locally made gifts and goodies.
A brief tour of the cherished customs and events that Finns associate with Christmas.
We visit two highly esteemed charities during their most eventful time of year.