Day VIII – Downpour and mosquitoes again

Day VIII – 8th July 2017 – Downpour and mosquitoes again This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. The night wasn’t easy. We woke up several times to scratch our itching bodies and we heard constant buzzing of new insects trying to get to our sleeping bags. The alarm clock woke us up in the morning and we ate our oatmeals inside again – it hasn’t stopped […]

Day VII – Mosquitos, mosquitos, mosquitos

Day VII – 4th July 2017 – Mosquitos, mosquitos, mosquitos This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. We woke up to a beautiful sun. When we ate our oatmeal, we packed our things and headed to the trail – we had 22 km to the next hut. Despite the soreness we were going quite quick – at least at the beginning. The terrain was changing – first […]

Day VI – Ruka and Karhunkierros

Day VI – 3rd July 2017 – Ruka and Karhunkierros This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. The night was terrible. The wind was deafening – we were afraid that our tent will fly away. After short sleep we got up quickly, because we had plenty things to do. Next 4 days we were supposed to spend on the Karhunkierros Trail (82 km on foot). We had […]

Day V – Crazy hitchhiking

Day V – 2nd July 2017 – Crazy Hitchhiking This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. In the morning we quickly showered (who knows when will be the next opportunity), ate breakfast and packed all our stuff. We had a simple plan: leave our spot at 10 a.m., then spent 3 hours walking to the main road, where we hoped to catch a car. We wanted to […]

Day IV – Our start in World Wife Carrying Championship

Day IV – 1st July 2017 – Our start in World Wife Carrying Championship This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus.   Finally the day has come! On the 1st July the World Wife Carrying Championship – our reason for visiting Finland – were supposed to take place. The beginning was planned at 3 p.m., so we had some time to do different things. We started […]