Salolampi Blog

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Potatoes, Hot Dog Sauce, and Socialism

Published: January 26, 2020

Salolampi was featured in Helsingin Sanomat this summer - get the translation here!

Hyvää itsenäisyyspäivää Suomi!

Published: December 5, 2019

​Read more about Finland’s independence and significance through the eyes of a native Finn.

Helsingin Sanomat and Matka Amerikkaan!

Published: July 10, 2019

Exciting things happening here at Salolampi!

One Last Opening Day!

Published: July 9, 2019

Skogfinner, new villagers, and a Nordic model simulation!

From "Start to Finnish"

Published: June 25, 2019

Dr. Alexander Arguelles will strive to learn the language, alongside Salolampi Language Village students, in first-ever “Start to Finnish” challenge

A Sunny Kesämökkipäivä!

Published: June 23, 2019

​Salolampi opens its doors to the public for their annual summer cabin day!

A beautiful Juhannusaatto!

Published: June 21, 2019

Our Midsummer festivities were in full swing!

Happy Korvapuusti Day!

Published: October 4, 2018

​Celebrating one of our favorite treats today!

Hei Hei Salolampi!

Published: July 18, 2018

​We say goodbye for now but relish the memories!

International Day 2018!

Published: July 7, 2018

International Day 2018 was a huge success! Check out the fun!

The Peruna Song

Published: June 8, 2018

​“What on earth is the Peruna song?” Read to find out!

Learning A New Language

Published: June 7, 2018

Salolampi Staff expand their worldview and learn to speak another language for a day!