Finland Travel Guide

Find out where Andrew went to learn about and taste grilled reindeer liver, crawfish tamale, cloudberry jelly, oven-baked seal, salmiakki, and fried bear rump roast.


Activities
Suomen Lounastuote Oy (Blood Pudding Factory)
Andrew visits this factory to see how blood pudding is made. It's a classic dish that's still served to school children in Finland.
  • Tetriläntie 14
  • Oulunsalo, Northern Ostrobothnia 90460 Finland

Suomen Lounastuote Oy (Blood Pudding Factory)

Andrew visits this factory to see how blood pudding is made. It's a classic dish that's still served to school children in Finland.
Tetriläntie 14 Oulunsalo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 8 5142900
Kauppatori (Market Square)
Andrew makes a trip to Helsinki's market square, where he is treated to fresh fruits and vegetables, along with fresh fish.
  • Etelaranta and Pohjoisespl.
  • Helsinki, Uusimaa 170 Finland

Kauppatori (Market Square)

Andrew makes a trip to Helsinki's market square, where he is treated to fresh fruits and vegetables, along with fresh fish.
Etelaranta and Pohjoisespl. Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Hakaniemen Kauppahalli
Andrew visits another popular market in Helsinki, the Hakaniemen Kauppahalli.
  • Hakaniemi Market Hall, Hameentie 1 A
  • Helsinki, Uusimaa 530 Finland

Hakaniemen Kauppahalli

Andrew visits another popular market in Helsinki, the Hakaniemen Kauppahalli.
Hakaniemi Market Hall, Hameentie 1 A Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Phone: 358 9 31023460
Bear Dinner
Andrew heads to northeast Finland to meet a family that eats the Eurasian brown bears they hunt.
  • Kuusomo, Finland
  • Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia 93600 Finland

Bear Dinner

Andrew heads to northeast Finland to meet a family that eats the Eurasian brown bears they hunt.
Kuusomo, Finland Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Large Carnivore Center
Andrew travels south to meet two men who dedicate their lives to caring for rescued bears and other wild animals. They even create special meals for the bears!
  • 31 Keronrannantie
  • Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia 93999 Finland

Large Carnivore Center

Andrew travels south to meet two men who dedicate their lives to caring for rescued bears and other wild animals. They even create special meals for the bears!
31 Keronrannantie Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 8 861 713
Seal Dinner
Andrew takes a trip back in time when he visits the island of Hailuoto. An elderly woman shows him how she cooks seal and some other Finnish dishes.
  • Hailuoto, Finland
  • Hailuoto, Northern Ostrobothnia 90480 Finland

Seal Dinner

Andrew takes a trip back in time when he visits the island of Hailuoto. An elderly woman shows him how she cooks seal and some other Finnish dishes.
Hailuoto, Finland Hailuoto, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Palosaari Family Reindeer Farm
Andrew stops at a farm where reindeer are raised for meat and milk.
  • Meskusvaarantie 66
  • Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia 93999 Finland

Palosaari Family Reindeer Farm

Andrew stops at a farm where reindeer are raised for meat and milk.
Meskusvaarantie 66 Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 40589 1695
Crawfish Dinner
Andrew goes crawfish trapping in the middle of Finland with a local family and then sits down with them to eat.
  • Pulkkila, Finland
  • Pulkkila, 92600 Finland

Crawfish Dinner

Andrew goes crawfish trapping in the middle of Finland with a local family and then sits down with them to eat.
Pulkkila, Finland Pulkkila, Finland
Isokenkaisten Klubi
Andrew travels to the east-central region to gather some edible goodies and have a meal with a local family that runs a rustic resort.
  • Heikinjärventie 3
  • Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia 93999 Finland

Isokenkaisten Klubi

Andrew travels to the east-central region to gather some edible goodies and have a meal with a local family that runs a rustic resort.
Heikinjärventie 3 Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 400 972 260

Restaurants & Bars
Sokeri-Jussin Restaurant
Andrew begins his trek through Finland in the port town of Oulu where the Soker-Jussin Restaurant still serves up old-fashioned Finnish foods.
  • 2 Pikisaarentie
  • Oulu, Northern Ostrobothnia 90100 Finland

Sokeri-Jussin Restaurant

Andrew begins his trek through Finland in the port town of Oulu where the Soker-Jussin Restaurant still serves up old-fashioned Finnish foods.
2 Pikisaarentie Oulu, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 8 376628
Chez Dominique Restaurant
Back in Helsinki, Andrew gets a lesson in new Nordic cooking from Chef Hans Valamaki.
  • Rikhardinkatu 4
  • Helsinki, Uusimaa 130 Finland

Chez Dominique Restaurant

Back in Helsinki, Andrew gets a lesson in new Nordic cooking from Chef Hans Valamaki.
Rikhardinkatu 4 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Phone: 09 612 7393
Studio Restaurant Tundra
Andrew meets up with world class Chef Jarmo Pitkanen to see how he turns items from his backyard into nouveau cuisine.
  • Vuotungintie 152
  • Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia 93999 Finland

Studio Restaurant Tundra

Andrew meets up with world class Chef Jarmo Pitkanen to see how he turns items from his backyard into nouveau cuisine.
Vuotungintie 152 Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Phone: 358 40 7738 000

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