Embedded in the untouched, serene Lappish nature, Särestöniemi museum provides art enthusiasts with the perfect getaway, combining the idyllic landscape of Northern Finland with the fascinating life story of renowned Lappish artist Reidar Särestöniemi. Although the majority of visitors hail from Finland, the museum welcomes visitors from all around Europe. The feedback is unanimous; the long journey is well worth it. “Visitors tend to lose track of time when they visit the museum. It’s almost like entering another world,”says museum director Anne Koskamo.