Five famous Finns reveal their festival faves. During the summer months in Finland, you can visit a different festival almost every day, and the events calendar continues into the autumn and beyond.
of Finns live in urban areas
Source: UN World Urbanisation Prospects
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Amount of saunas in Finland
Source: Finnish Sauna Society
Flow Festival is known for more than music; it’s also about food – and there’s also plenty for vegetarians to enjoy. But you don’t have to wait for the festival weekend, since almost all the dishes we sample here are on offer all year round in Helsinki.
Number of summer cottages in Finland
Source: Statistics Finland