Known by some as the land of a thousand lakes and by others as the land of the midnight sun, Finland definitely stands out as one of the most unique European countries There are lots of interesting facts about Finland in general. For example, Finland was the last region to convert to Christianity in Europe. Also, the country happens to have the most sparse population in the whole of the European Union with a shocking 16 people per square kilometer. Finland also has some of the warmest people in the world. It is no wonder then, that Finnish women are so popular. If you are seeking to date a Finnish woman, here are some tips on some things to talk about while with a Finnish lady; things that will definitely get her warming up to you.
1.Hail the strength of a woman
Finland has a generally level of gender equality. Evidence of this is seen in the sheer numbers of women that hold leadership positions not only in politics but also in other fields such as education and religion. Even the current president is a woman. Male chauvinism is one of the most unwelcome habits in Finland. With this in mind, talking to a Finnish lady about gender equality and reminding her of her achievements and importance as a lady is important. This will help her realize that you, as a man respect her and adore her womanly strengths. Go ahead, hail the strength of the Finnish lady.
One of the things that the Finns are very proud of is their success in sports and particularly in athletics and the world rally championships. According to statistics, Finland had by 2012 collected a total of 302 summer Olympic medals. Out of these, 101 were gold medals. The record is even better when it comes to winter Olympics. As for the world rally championships, Finland has won 14 titles making it the undisputed leader. Women athletes such as Kiira Korpi, Laura Lepisto and Hanna-Maria Seppala have helped to reinforce Finland’s position of leadership in athletics. Talking about these sports achievements and sport personalities is sure to get you on the right side of a Finnish Man.
It is estimated that there are over 2 million saunas in Finland. According to popular saying,learning how to bathe in a sauna is as natural as learning to speak. Saunas are embedded in the Finnish culture. In Finland everyone believes that there are different ways to bathe in a sauna; something that forms a base for interesting conversations on the different ways of using saunas. When invited to join a sauna bathe session as a visitor, be sure to make comments about the sauna.
4.Its all About the Summer!
Another thing to talk about with Finnish women is the summer. So important is the summer, that all operations in the country literally come to a stand still for 5 to 6 weeks after Midsummer. This period is set aside for vacationing with family in the countryside and enjoying the suns rays and warmth. This is of course accompanied by lots of fun activities such as summer games. It would therefore be easier to get to a Finnish lady’s heart by recapping the summer experiences with her. Give her a sunny conversation and warm her heart.
5. Contemporary Culture and Talent
The Finns love moving with the times. Singers such as Karita Mattila, Isac Elliot, Benjamin and Tarja Turunen are household names in Finland. Everyone appreciates talent and people love talking about the talents and achievements of Finnish personalities. Blame this on their strong sense of identity. Impress her with some Finnish contemporary music or your knowledge of Finnish contemporary and you are bound to know her for a little bit longer.
6. American Culture
Yet another thing to talk about when with a Finnish lady is American culture. For one reason or the other, American culture intrigues the Finns. Enlighten her about American movies, American music and American celebrities such as Justin Bieber. Impress her with some knowledge of American culture and you will not regret it.