Sauna, Sisu and Finland
For me, Finnishness refers to "sisu," a unique Finnish concept. It's this inner strength that enables them to confront challenges with unwavering resolve.
Sauna, sisu & solace (and nature). That is Finnishness in a nutshell.
What is finnishness? It's everything that has something to do with Finland, basically.
People of few words, land of thousands of lakes and million saunas
In this blog post I ponder Finnishness from the perspective of its social dynamics and the contrast between its modesty and appeal. I address the question of why Finns keep coming back to Finland from travelling or living abroad.
Finland is the country of a thousand lakes and saunas. This blog discusses Finnishness such as what is it like to live in Finland, sisu and my experiences of Finnishness.