Where is Finland?

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Finland locates in northern Europe, Scandinavia, next to Sweden and Russia.

In Northern Europe, Fennoscandia, between Sweden and Russia and north of Estonia.
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What is Finland like?

It is one of the most beautiful places in the world. The summers are 70 degrees F + and are perfect, and the sun shines through the trees so beautiful. The winters are cold, but I will never forget the first time I looked out the window and saw the light hitting the snow, its so gorgeous. The archit ( Full Answer )

When was Finland discovered?

almost 10000 years ago, when people who were after that called finns, started to move in the area, witch was in that time, a small area witch had lots of islands. after that, Finland has never been completely empy, altough people have moven in and out.

Where is new Finland?

There is a sparsely-populated district in southeast Saskatchewan (a Canadian province) called New Finland. "New Finland" is also the local pronunciation of Newfoundland, which is in Canada. It has, in fact, nothing to do with Finland, Europe.

Are there mountains in Finland?

yes there is mountains in Finland Yes. The highest mountain in Finland is called "Halti", which is 1324 meters above sea level. This is wrong there are no Finland and Switzerland makes good chooclate and chesse

What are the problems with Finland?

Finland has been tied with Norway over being the second least corrupted country in the world, first is Iceland. This is both politically and with crime rates. The greatest problem there probably is in Finland is Alcoholism and the violence or other crimes connected with it, Finland also has the seco ( Full Answer )

What is Finland?

It is one of Europe's northernmost countries, and also one of Europe's largest producers of wood and timber. There are many famous things from Finland like, angry birds, nokia, the sauna, sunrise avenue, HIM, kimi räikkönen, teemu selänne and many other famous bands, athletes etc.

How did Finland get its name?

people came to what is known as Finland. and they were call the Finns. and the name just stuck like clue.

What hemisphere is Finland in?

Finland is located in more than one hemisphere. It is located inthe Northern and Eastern Hemispheres and as of 2012 it has apopulation of 5.414 million.

How do you get to Finland by road?

You drive to the north of Sweden and turn to east, or, you drive through Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia and around the Gulf of Finland, or, you arrive from Russia straight to eastern Finland.

Finland is in which hemisphere?

Finland is in the northern hemisphere relative to the equator, and it is in the eastern hemishpere relative to the prime meridian.

Is Finland a country?

Yes, Finland is a country. It is in northern Europe, bordered by Russia, Norway and Sweden.

What is a recipe in Finland?

You must mean translation - right? Well recipe is 'resepti' in Finnish. All recipes are same in every countries I think...

Is sauna in Finland?

In Finland, saunas are very popular. More than 50% of households in Finland have a sauna and going to the sauna is something extremely popular in this country. Sometimes Finnish people jump in the freezing ice water and then get into a sauna. Sauna was invented by Finnish-people and the word 'sauna' ( Full Answer )

Why is it cold in Finland?

Because of our geographical position. But the south-west winds are warm because of the Gulf Stream. Luckily we have that or else... If the winds come from east, they have no warm streams there. Siberia is some thousand miles away but the winds are so cold when it comes from there. So: Our pos ( Full Answer )

When is Christmas in Finland?

The Christmas is celebrated in the 24th of December Daveion Dye is rich up in our country and he is so crispy.

What Finland is famous for?

Finland has three famous inventions: sauna, ice skates, and virtual air-guitar. Its known by its citicens as the homeland of Santa Claus. They say he lives in Korvatunturi, and Korvatunturi has gotten mail from all over the world, even from Japan. Finland it the third most enviromental country in th ( Full Answer )

What surrounds Finland?

Neighboring countries are: Russia, Norway and Sweden. The principal coasts are on the arms of the Baltic Sea : the Gulf of Bothnia to the west and the Gulf of Finland to the south (borders on Estonia).. If you mean what kind of land is there, then it is mostly wooded regions and the coastal areas.

Why is Finland?

Why not? I assume you mean "Why does Finland exist?," or, "How did Finland form?" Finland was formed by the Treaty of Versailes, which ended World War One. EDIT: No, Finland wasn't formed by the Treaty of Versailles. Finland is an older nation which has been under the Swedish empire and later the ( Full Answer )

Is Finland in Ireland?

No. Finland is a country and Ireland is a separate country and they are both in Europe, but a long distance from each other.

What are the tempratures in Finland?

Winters of southern Finland (average temperature of day is below 0) are usually 4-5 months long, and the snow covers the land about 4 months of every year, and in the southern coast, it can melt many times during winter, and then come again. The coldest winter days of southern Finland are usually -2 ( Full Answer )

What is the capitol or Finland?

I will answer both your questions.. The capitol is the building in Washington DC (or any state capital) where the Congress and Senate meet. It has a big dome. You've seen it on TV.. Finland is a Scandinavian Country which borders Russia , Sweden and Norway.. (The Capital of Finland is Helsinki)

Is Finland a county?

\n. \nYes, Finland is indeed a country. Actually, it is called the Republic of Finland.

How do they dress in Finland?

In The winter they wear thick jackets scarves, slippers, thickSocks, water proof gloves, ear muffs, hat, non-slip boots,track-suit bottoms. However In the summer, they wear shorts, and sleeveless tops. ifits real hot, they wear crop tops and tank tops,

What is a custom in Finland?

If you mean what it means in Finland, that's "tulli". Its spelled exactly the same way as written.

Finland is famous for what?

I'm not sure about the other things, but Finland is famous for its Nokia telephones! :>

Who is Finland?

I am sorry to inform you that Finland is not a person, rather Finland is a Country located in nothern Europe between Russia and Sweden. Current president of Finland is Tarja Halonen.

Which sea is Finland in?

First of all, Finland is not In any sea, but its on the coast of Itämeri, the most polluted ocean of the world.

Who discovered Finland?

Impossiblr to tell. It happened so many thousand years ago, that people didnt have names. There is prove, that Finland was inhabitated before the last ice age. ________________________________________________________________ I went to Wikipedia.org and I typed in the search bar "Finland History" ( Full Answer )

What wildlife are there in Finland?

Well, there are like brown hares, hares, brown bears, foxes, fallow deers, vipers, wolverines, skunks, does, seals, lynxes, deers, ermines, beavers and a couple polecats.

What is the nickname of Finland and how did it get the name Finland?

In Finnish, Finland is called "Suomi." There is much debate about the etymology of this word, but it is often thought to have originally meant "swamp." In English and Scandinavia, the word "fen" also means "swamp," and this is the origin of the name "Finland"--it all means "swamp land."

Who is the priminster of Finland?

I don't know, who primnister of is, but i think he is named To02'685@Grjhaooollpldll/fllanfairpwyllung]gorerychgogogoch£ I. P. Mc de $. Seriously, i knew that you ment prime minister, that's Matti Vanhanen.

Did Finland get occuried?

In case you mean 'occupied', then yes; Finland has been occupied by both Russia and Sweden during its history before it achieved independency from Russia on the sixth of December, 1917.

What to wear in Finland?

Well first of all Finland has four seasons that are very distinctive from one another. Summer can be warm and dry (dryness makes the heat over hotter). In July you can wear short and t-shirt. Winters can be cold and relentless, you should be prepared to dress lot of warm clothing, including mittens ( Full Answer )

What effects does the climate of Finland have on Finland?

Well I went to Finland, In the winter, And we had a fire which has smoke, which causes environment issues. We had also buying more cotton clothes which kills any animal with wool, such as a sheep. In the summer time it gets really hot, we have bbq's which does the same as a fire.

Is Finland at war?

Right now, there is not any wars in Finland, but from year 2002 the Finnish people have joined the war in Afghanistan.

What do you have to wear in Finland?

Regular clothes, but do notice that the winter is really long andcold in Finland, so wearing warm clothing is advised

What rivers are there in Finland?

There are 35 over 100 kilometres long rivers in Finland. The five longest ones are Kemijoki (Kemi River, 593 km), Iijoki (Ii River, 330km), Ounasjoki (Ounas River, 298km), Kitinen (278 km) and Muonionjoki (Muonio's River, 230km). The other 30 rivers, in order from the longest one to the shortest on ( Full Answer )

How can you get to Finland?

You can get to Finland with a ferry from Tallinn, Stockholm or StPetersburg, take a plane to Helsinki or Rovaniemi, or via road fromRussia, Sweden or Norway.

Is there gangs in Finland?

In Finland, there are a few criminal organizations that could be called gangs, including the well-known international outlaw motorcycle clubs Hell's Angels and Bandidos. Outlaws and Pagans are not seen in Finland. Other notable groups include M.O.R.E, Bats, Natural Born Killers and Rogues Gallery ( Full Answer )

Does Finland have seasons?

finland is the only place in whole word where you can see and feelwinter, summer, autumn and spring in one week!

Is Finland Scandinavia?

Yes it is. No, it is not. Scandinavia consists of Norway, Sweden and Denmark. However, the Nordic countries consists of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Greenland, Åland and the Faroe Islands. There is also a term called Fenno-Scandinavia, which consist of Norway, Sweden and Finland ( Full Answer )

What is a Finland tradition?

One quite commonly known tradition is to sauna (as in bathe in a sauna) and then run naked into an icy lake. Then back in the sauna, maybe roll around in the snow for a while, then back to the sauna again. Then grill some sausages in the fireplace. And get drunk on beer or vodka. Finlandia vodka of ( Full Answer )

When does it snow in Finland?

Winter In winter, the mean temperature remains below 0°C, but warm airflows can raise the daily high above 0°C at times. Winter usually begins in mid-October in Lapland and during November in the rest of Finland, though not until December in the southwestern archipelago. It thus takes abou ( Full Answer )

Is Finland landlocked?

No. Finland is bordered by the Baltic Sea to the southwest, the Gulf of Finland to the southeast, and the Gulf of Bothia to the West.

What can you do in lapland Finland?

In Lapland, you can: breed reindeers or you can also be tourist quide or sales person to Finnich or foreigen tourists.

Is Finland a monarchy?

No, even though most of the Nordic countries are constitutional monarchies, Finland has a president.

How do you get to Finland?

Depends where you are. Usually a plane might help the process of getting to a new country.

What ocean is on Finland?

Finland lies on the Baltic Sea, which can be considered part of the Atlantic Ocean (However, it is normally treated as a separate body of water).

What countriesborder Finland?

Sweden from west, Russia from east, Norway from north and Estonia from south. I hope that's what you meant :)

Is Finland a monarchy-?

No, Finland has not ever been a monarchy. It is a democraticrepublic. The government is headed by a prime minister.