Imagine arriving to Helsinki, the capital of Finland. You have arrived to the end of the world, far from anything and everything. Then you’ll take another hour-long flight north to Kuusamo. This small city at the eastern border of Finland is at the gate to Lapland, the northernmost part of Europe. … Continue
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it’s the best potatoes I’ve ever tasted. They are just like candy, they are so sweet.
– Andrew Zimmern, from the TV show Bizarre Foods, about the potatoes from Kuusamo.
Our family has been growing potatoes in the northernmost potato fields in the world over four generations. Naturally, the potatoes are grown without any chemicals. The rich soil and the 24 hours summer sunlight, give the potatoes unique sweet flavor.
This clip was Filmed in September 2013, in Kuusamo, Finland – only 20 miles south from the Arctic Circle!
Slowly we glide through the waters, careful not to disturb the beauty and calmness of the nature. Morning sun, crystal clear lake and mist rising from the water. What a great way to start a day. We push the boat into the lake and I watch as the water ripples … Continue