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 […]

Day III – The Lost Beach

Day III – 30th June 2017 – The Lost Beach This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. Third day was the day before the tournament. We planned to relax and get to know the race track. We couldn’t waste the whole day on just relaxing though! After breakfast we went sightseeing, but quickly realised that in Sonkajarvi there isn’t much to see or do. It’s a really […]

Day II – Hitchhiking with Afghan family

Day II – 29th June 2017 – Hichhiking with Afghan family This is an article from “Finland 2017” – journey, which inspired us to buy Bus Lapidus. The first night in a tent wasn’t the best. It was cold and damp. Our „campsite” was 200 m from railway tracks – each train announced itself loudly. In the morning we ate our first breakfast there – pumpernickel bread with hummus and some kabanos (sausage). We drank tea […]