The first thing you need to know is that Finns do not dress in the sauna.
It's geared for about three flights a day but one season a year, it is mobbed with tourists.
The magnificence of foraged food reaches its zenith in Lappish Finland.
When the glass exterior of the igloo becomes obscured by the snow, we simply press a button to defrost.
We glide along as if floating on the snow, pushing aside white powder like foam in a giant bubble bath.
Sauna in Finland is not just de rigueur – it is an opportunity for a picnic, a chat and a time to get real.
Helsinki offers amazing architecture and great design.