Interesting facts about Finland

Top Five Sustainable Cities

We may have come some way since the Great Smog of London in 1952, but the need for sustainable cities has never been more critical. According to a UN study, over two-thirds of the population will reside in cities by 2050. Expanding urban landscapes bring their fair share of environmental...

Christmas Holiday Destinations

Want to escape your mother-in-law’s looming presence when basting the turkey? Does uncle Derek and his outrageously un-PC comments make you long for January? Here at Exoticca we’ve compiled a list of our best Christmas holiday destinations to rescue you from the perils of Yuletide.  Scandinavia It is common knowledge...

finnish customs

Finnish customs that you should know before traveling

Before knowing a new travel destination, it is very important that you know more about their culture and their customs. Being informed is the best way to prepare for a culture shock that might surprise you. However, there is nothing better than knowing firsthand how the locals of the place...

Finnish sauna and tips to enjoy it as a real Finnish

Finnish sauna and tips to enjoy it as a real Finnish?

When we think of visiting Finland there are two or three things that come to mind. The first one might be the northern lights in Lapland. The second one is probably a Finnish sauna. One of the traditions of this country that most attract our attention. And, probably, also one of...