It is a common misbelief that you can see Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) only above the polar circle. They are everywhere. Obviously, closer to the poles you go more common they are since there the earth’s magnetic field does not protect us from these amazing particles as well. Northern lights can be seen even at … More Northern Lights
Leaves are falling big time. Bright summer light is being replaced by soft autumn light. Time to make autumn preparations also in Lillan. The bigger bedroom downstairs also gets its winter carpet on the floor. The memento of previous autumns on the wall is now very seasonal. The colours coming from outside are just amazing. … More Autumn Arrived
Greetings to all my dear Asian friends and Lillaneers want-to-becomes! I want to make myself easily approachable. So, finding new and adjusting old channels to reach you and to be reached. For Chinese: I know Weibo is the thing for you! But, unfortunately, I cannot make an account there because I only have Finnish phone … More Lillan goes Asia
I want your stay at Lillan to be easy and comfortable. It starts already at the booking phase. All you need to do is Choose your favourite period of stay at Booking Calendar Check its availability Pay reservation fee*. Easy does it! I’ll reserve your period from the calendar and get back to you asap … More Easy Bookings
Reading here the greetings from the Open Doors at Lillan. Not everyone left their message there but still I counted 95 names from the book! How lovely is that ❤ The first visitors came already before noon when the happening began and last ones left after 4pm when the Open Doors -happening ended. So wonderful … More It was wonderful to meet!
There is so much to see and to do at Lillan and its close-by areas. I want to reward you who understand the value of this and want to invest their time for the real luxury – for a leisure time. Or for a work in amazingly inspiring surroundings. Hence, updated the Official & Fees … More Stay a longer period – it pays off!
At the September Open Sunday 10th of September 2017 there is also an Open Doors happening at Dalsbruk. There are several old houses with their personal names attending, telling their part of Dalsbruk’s history for some centuries. Old houses all have their own stories. Present owners are there to tell what they know and maybe … More Open Doors at Lillan
The eastern part of Lillan is quite ideal for breakfast or brunch since it has the sun shining on it from the morning to noon. The old table was a bit shaky. It was time to get new ones. By getting this set a bit out of the wall you can have six persons there … More New Garden Furniture
The title on the Lillan home page, "little house on the ocean shore" has brought up some discussion. Many of my very well English speaking friends have told me the Baltic Sea to be a sea, not an ocean. They have also noticed that since Lillan is not located directly on the shore, I should … More A house by the sea shore?
In Finland we have this amazing thing called Everyman’s rights. It gives everyone right to enjoy the wonderful things nature is now full of. Berry season is in its full bloom and the forests provide tussocks of blueberries to indulge, swamps cloudberries. Strawberry season was a bit earlier, lingonberries and cranberries are almost ripe. And … More Berries and Mushroom