Finland, known also as the Land of a Thousand Lakes, is famous for its natural beauty and quiet landscapes. While the natural surroundings serve as a playground for many holiday activities, the cities and towns offer many interesting cultural attractions. Finnish photographer Juha Kalaoja shares his list of ten most beautiful landscapes in Finland.
10. Porvoo Old Town
The Old Town of Porvoo is famous for its colorful buildings and its maze of streets which date back to the Middle Ages. Even if the town has suffered many devastating fires during the past centuries, the original atmosphere is still present in the area. Nowadays, Old Porvoo attracts a lot of visitors from all over the world, and it is no wonder – the town is astonishingly beautiful both in summer and in winter.