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Suomi 90 Finland br Anniversary Year 2007
...anniversary of the Finnish War Veterans’ Federation - a provincial event held at Pello
of Helsinki Assembly Hall 7.9.–31.12. ’Stars in a Market... ...Town’ – Exhibition of Salokangas architecture in Rovaniemi Provincial Museum of
Arktikum Pohjoisranta 4. 6.10. The Oulu War Veterans’ Choir...
...trade, administration and education has taken form. Rovaniemi has always been a gateway to
, and it served as the administrative centre of the Province of
since 1938. Rovaniemi... ...Rovaniemi in 2006. Thanks to its location, Rovaniemi has grown naturally into the capital of
with a pulse of its own that is suitably calming yet rousing – it is the beating heart of
Adventures and experience galore! The Capital City of
Rovaniemi is a unique destination both with respect to location and services. Located where
begins, you can cross the Arctic Circle, meet Santa Claus, enjoy the brightness of the summer...
Rovaniemi is the Capital of
. The city is located at the Arctic Circle. Sometimes it is called "The second capital of Finland... ...is a service centre of education, commerce and administration. We have the northernmost
in EU, with four faculties. And there is a higher professional education institution called...
...has an international airport. The town has two universities: the Murmansk State Technical
and the Murmansk State
of Pedagogy. The city also has numerous educational... ...education. Both universities and other higher education establishments are in partnership with the
and the Polytechnic of Rovaniemi. The most significant cultural offerings of Murmansk...
TV issuu.com/roikaupunki... ...webcams Picture collections of Provincial Museum of
Santa Claus Videos...
...Contrastingly, Kiruna has a lack of competent research personnel, and it does not have its own
, or other institute of higher education. The space research facility of the
of Uumaja... ...its type in the world. Kiruna offers many of the same activities and recreational possibilities as
and Rovaniemi. In addition, they arrange adventure trips into mines and “scientific” activities...
...most important transport routes at the time, Rovaniemi began to adopt the role of the "gateway to
". There has probably been continuous settlement in the Rovaniemi area since the Stone Age... ...denotes a forested ridge or hill or the site of an old forest fire. In the dialects of southern
, however, " rova " means a heap of stones, a rock or group of rocks in a stretch of rapids, or...
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...designed the memorial monument dedicated to the 6th Division, with the majority of men natives of
, fighting on many fronts in the Continuation War of 1941–1944. During the
War, from the... ...represents Rovaniemi rising from the ashes. The symbolism is perfect for Rovaniemi: during the
War, 90% of the buildings that stood where the town centre is today were destroyed; only about...
St. Johann in Tirol
...of Rovaniemi has also has delegations at the Jaggas festivities in July. Rovaniemi has an active
– Tirol Club, which has been an important partner for the Municipality in its friendship town activities. The
– Tirol Club has, for instance, actively participated in arranging the Tirol Weeks in Rovaniemi...
Immigrant life in Rovaniemi
...beautiful and calm; the darkness is relaxing and of course we love to drive sled, and I think
is the best choice for sledding dogs!” City Rovaniemi-Finland Times Report... ...of marathon by fat-bike, by ski and on foot. In 2014, he also organized the
extreme challenge 900 kilometers in Finnish
in winter. He has worked in Antarctica for...
...organized in Rovaniemi biannually since 2013 by the City of Rovaniemi and the Arctic Centre at the
. Read more: Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Integration Programme Integration...
...and filmmakers assemble to discuss annual themes. Educational activities for filmmakers from
are organized in connection with the festival, as well as workshops for different target-groups;... ...into festival events all over town. Film screenings for school children are arranged elsewhere in
Jätkät Lossinranta Markkinat
...spruce, characterise the scenery and have been important to the people and the forest industry in
; the lumberjack earned his living from them. During the busiest years, 10,000 men travelled... ...Kallio’s son, worked abroad a lot, and many celebrities modelled for him. The students of the
wash and cap the Lumberjack on May Day Eve. By doing so, they combine the traditions of...
...once one the best salmon rivers in Europe. Fishing salmon, nowadays the provincial fish species of
, was strictly regulated. In the past, local maidservants and farm hands wanted it to be specified... ...The Ounaskoski Bridge was built in 1930. The Germans blew it up during the
War in October 1944. The new 323-m-long railway and road bridge (nowadays also known as the Old...
...teaches children skills in self-expression and capabilities needed for vocational, polytechnic and
education in the chosen art form. Rovaniemi School of Visual Arts 180 Students The Dance Art Institute 400 Students
College of Music 500 Students
...European influence. Harbin has many universities and research facilities. The most prestigious
is the Harbin Institute of Technology, which specialises in research into high technology...
...14.7. 13.-15.7. 20.-22.7 Rovaniemi Marathon Ancient Market of Auttiköngas
Trophy 2007 21.7. Mad aboutSanta Claus, an event on Lordi’s square...
...Rovaniemi had obtained market town rights in 1929. Salokangas directed the reconstruction of
between 1945 and 1948. There are 17 buildings designed by him in the city, easy to spot due to... ...colours of the roofs of the three blocks, the architect aspired to represent the four colours of
, with the fourth colour being the green of the pine forest...
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