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This flower and herb garden is on the southeast corner of the Church Pond (kirkkolampi). In spite of its high latitude (66.5039° N), this garden includes many typical garden plants: irises, peonies, columbines, poppies, saxifrag, and dragon's head. This image shows a collection of columbines in...
The Santasport Hostel is the dormitory accommodation at the Lapland Sport Institute in Rovaniemi, Finland. This Institute has facilities for Olympic Weighlifting and Swimming. There are also facilities for snow sports, hockey, soccer, and bowling. Other amenities include a restaurant, fitness...
These Satsuma Mandarin Oranges or tangerines were for sale at the K Supermarket, in Rovaniemi, Finland in June, 2018. They were priced at 2.49 Euros/kilo or approximately $3.79 CAD/kilo.
These cherries, imported from Turkey were for sale in the ICA Maxi Supermarket Ostersund. They were sold in 500g packages for 35kr/package or 70kr/kilo ($10.50 CAD/kilo). The sign reads "körsbär i ask" or "cherry in box". The fruit grade is listed as Class 1.
This list of vegetables that grow well in Rovaniemi's Community Garden was pasted to the bulletin board at the garden. Column 1 (top to bottom): potatoes, carrots, turnips, parsnips, radishes, peas, broad beans, scarlet runner bans, spinach, silver beets, chilis, peppers, rhubarb. Column 2...
The fee to use this toiled in Stockholm's Royal National City Park was 5SEK (about $.70 CAD).
These Nätsänken (net sinkers) or weights for fishing nets are held at Jamtli, the regional museum of Jämtland and Härjedalen in Östersund, Sweden. They are constructed of wood bent into a circle and a birch bark pocket across the centre to hold a stone for weight. A stone can be seen in the...
This side of the obelisk shows a profile relief of a man looking left, with the name Adof Erik Nordenskiöld below. Nordenskiöld of Finnish/Swedish extraction and a Swediash parliamentarian. He was prominent Arctic explorer who made expeditions to Spitzbergen, the Arctic, and led Vega...