Pictures from Finland on this page.
Are you leaving today? - We went to Finland in August 2017 to visit our son and his girlfriend and their sweet two cats. Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, is fond of bags and lay down on my opened… Continue reading Cosy cat - Talvi is a black rescue cat from Tampere and lives with his friend Inti, the peruvian rescue cat, in Helsinki in Finland. When Talvi came to his new mum and dad, his dad… Continue reading Beloved cat - Inti was born in faraway Peru. He was found in March one month old by a young Finnish exchange student in Lima in a park where people dump unwanted cats. She was lucky… Continue reading Safety - Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, travelled with his mom in this bag from Lima in Peru to Helsinki in Finland in 2016. I have told Inti´s story last year in This cat has… Continue reading Inti is having an adventure - The other journey we made this year went to Finland in August to visit our son and his girlfriend and their two cats. We joined our son when he was taking Inti outdoors.… Continue reading Floating Four-Leaf Clover - A memory from August and our visit to Helsinki. A rare aquatic fern – Marsilea mutica – in the greenhouse of the Botanical garden in Helsinki. Many thanks to Maarit for taking us… Continue reading Bee in flower - A memory from August and our visit to Helsinki. A bee in a lilac flower in the Botanical garden in Helsinki. Many thanks to Maarit for taking us there. I share this post… Continue reading Inti and Talvi - The other journey we made this year went to Finland in August to visit our son and his girlfriend and their two cats. I had met Inti, the peruvian rescue cat, that travelled… Continue reading Window - One of the bedrooms at Ivars farm on Seurasaari in Finland, with a window looking out on the trees. When the russian Tsar Alexander I visited Finland in 1819, he stopped at Närpiö, where… Continue reading Waiting for breakfast - Early in the morning – the cats are awake – waiting for mum and dad to wake up and serve breakfast. Boring to wait so one has to do some things to entertain… Continue reading Small fly - Peeking with my lens on flowers and fruits I often come across insects living their life. You don´t see them until you come close or have a lens to look through. Here i… Continue reading Giraffes in Helsinki - In a corner on the balcony of the natural museum at Helsinki two giraffes look out. I share this post with The Daily Post´s weekly Photography Challenge: Corner. One of my wishes - I wish to visit my children, my daughter in England and meet the horses she works with, and to visit my son and his girlfriend in Finland and see this little guy again… Continue reading 2016 in Retrospective - It has been a tough year but I am sharing some highlights here with The Daily Post’s weekly discover challenge: Retrospective. Click on the pictures to follow the picture trail and read the captions to… Continue reading Relaxed cat - This is Inti keeping me company on a visit to Helsinki to see my son and his girlfriend. Inti was rescued in Lima in Peru in March 2016 as a tiny one month… Continue reading Mural by Tellaksen in Helsinki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland last week I was guided to this beautiful mural by Italian mural painter Tellaksen in Sörnäinen – Sörnäs. Look closely below, there is a cat sitting in the window.… Continue reading