Where to hang out like a local in the world’s style capitals

Where to hang out like a local in the world’s style capitals

Three Finnish fashion influencers share their favourite hangouts in Paris, New York and London. Tuomas Merikoski, Claudia Cifu and Sandra Hagelstam are ambassadors of Finnish fashion. And although the trio no longer lives in Finland, they are sure to leave an indelible mark on their adopted cities. Designer’s Paris   Fashion designer Tuomas Merikoski has

Bike the Berlin Wall

Bike the Berlin Wall

Guided Berlin Wall cycling tours are a great way to experience sights like the Brandenburg Gate, the Reichstag and Checkpoint Charlie. It’s also a fun way to gain insights into the history of Germany’s bustling, bohemian capital. “It helps that Berlin’s cycle paths have improved a lot and we have no big hills,” says biking

Best of indie fashion in Milan

Best of indie fashion in Milan

Step away from the quadrilatero d’oro fashion quarter and you might just land a one-of-a kind bargain at one of Milan’s growing colony of indie boutiques. Milan, famously home to Italy’s colossal fashion houses and labels, is also an emerging haven for independent designers. One of them is Jeong-Ah Yooj, who opened her own atelier

Travel trend: run where you vacay

Travel trend: run where you vacay

Today there are more people running marathons than ever before. In the US alone, a record-breaking 550,000 runners completed the distance in 2014. Swept up in the momentum of the endurance boom is the run-cation: the combination of a destination vacation with an epic running event. “Travel has become part of the runner’s lifestyle and

The easiest way to trek in Lapland

The easiest way to trek in Lapland

What could be finer than roaming the wilds with nothing but a small backpack while the bulk of your gear is transported to your next overnight lodging? Trekkers keen to roam Lapland’s high hills typically carry all their belongings with them, trudging over the fells like giant tortoises burdened with huge rucksacks, heavy tents, cooking

Europe crush

Europe crush

To be honest, I was afraid I was starting to get bored of Europe. How wrong was I? I have most definitely fallen in love with it again this summer. I traveled to Munich where I, once again, only got to see the airport since I was in a rush to get going and see the nature.

Dolomites, where is that?

Dolomites, where is that?

”There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars.” –Jack Kerouac “Dolomites, where on earth is that?” has been the most frequent question I have been asked ever since I visited Dolomites. Well what are the Dolomites and where are they located? To be exact, the Dolomites are part of