Cruising the Finnish roads near Savonlinna, my mind wandered off to the adventure that lay ahead. I felt excited and intimidated at the same time. From the moment I received Pascal and Martta’s wedding invitation, I pictured myself hiking in one of Finland’s National Parks. Just me and my camera. A few years ago I would have dismissed it as unrealistic or too dangerous to attempt. Now, after starting Nomoremovies, I decided to let go of my uncertainties and just went for it.
Road trips… I don’t know about you but whenever I visit a new country I get an irresistible urge to step into a car and explore the countryside. There’s something alluring about driving until you run out of gasoline – or music – not knowing what or who you may encounter along the way. The road sets you free. Finland was no exception.
Here I am: in transit, in the airport and on my own. I am invited to a friends’ wedding in Helsinki.
The truth is, I have never traveled solo before…
We conclude our mini-series in which we approached flea markets from every possible angle. Looking back, did selling my stuff turn me into a better person? Have I suddenly become rich, enlightened or 200% happier?