The street fashion blog Hel Looks does not represent the typical style in Finland.While many girls like to wear bright pastel colors and other hipster garb, they don’t typically look like freaks that just stepped off an intergalactic spaceship. Finnish customs and manners are clearly European, with only a few national variations, and attitudes are liberal.
Finland Table of Contents Attitudes toward marriage have changed substantially since World War II.
Location: Northern Europe, Scandinavia, bordering Norway 729 km, Sweden 586 km, Russia 1,313 km Capital: Helsinki Climate: cold temperate; potentially subarctic but comparatively mild because of moderating influence of the North Atlantic Current, Baltic Sea, and more than 60,000 lakes Population: 5,268,799 (2014 est.) Ethnic Make-up: Finn 93%, Swede 6%, Sami 0.11%, Roma 0.12%, Tatar 0.02% Religions: Evangelical Lutheran 89%, Russian Orthodox 1%, none 9%, other 1% Government: republic Of the two official languages of Finland, Finnish is the first language spoken by 93% of the country's 5 million inhabitants.
Finnish, unlike Scandinavian languages, is not Germanic but in a class of its own.
Skrillex haircuts aren’t as common as in Iceland and Denmark, and I ended up being surprised at how nicely some girls dressed.
After the shock of the first day settled down (I did come from feminine Ukraine, after all), I wasn’t all too upset with the level of talent I found.