Mastering Finland
Mastering Finland
Mar 16, 2020
#7 Settling into Finland: Furniture, Groceries and Other Necessities
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Turning a house into a home is a process but having to do it alone while in a foreign country can seem like a daunting task. Petra and Jean talk about their experience of settling into Finland and share tips on where to buy furniture, groceries and eco-friendly items! They also touch on recycling practices and the many specific dietary needs Finland caters to with all their products. 


Jysk (furniture store)

Ikea (furniture store)

Second-hand shops Kirpputori (Kirppis) = a Finnish name for a flea market/second-hand shop Sovatek (furniture and other items) UFF (mostly clothes)

Student restaurants (Jyväskylä)

Student restaurants (Helsinki)





Organic Shops Ruohonjuuri

Ekolo Kauppa

Waste Guide 

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