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About Salamapaja
Salamapaja offers photography tours and workshops in Lapland and Oulu area. Tours range from 1-evening Aurora borealis chase to 1-week photography tours as well as tailored multi-day tours. Workshops concentrate on landscape, nature and night photography. Visit the website to find more information.
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amit wrote a review Feb 2020
Vantaa, Finland2 contributions
And, ..when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it...I tried 3 times but failed.. so I decided to try again to see #auroras #northenlights. That was just a craziness.Thomas has helped us finding our really nice place .. and finally we found
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Thomas K, Owner at Salamapaja
Responded Apr 19, 2020
Hello amietshiravadekar, thanks for taking time and write about your experience of our tour. I'm very glad to hear you liked the place that we went to and all the winter night experiences we had. Feedback is the best way to optimize the tours and workshops. Thank you for joining Salamapaja on a tour. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the North. Many greetings, Thomas Owner Salamapaja
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Love2Travel wrote a review Jan 2020
Darwin, Australia2 contributions
Visiting Oulu the Capital of Northern Scandinavia was the highlight of our European tour. Thomas’ business Salamapaja is great with communication and planning a visit to Finland to see snow and the Aurora Borealis. Thomas assisted us with hire of warm snow gear and where to stay
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Thomas K, Owner at Salamapaja
Responded Mar 3, 2020
Hello Love2TravelAround2, thanks for taking time and write about your experience of our tour. I'm very glad to hear you were happy with the organisation and communication upfront as well as during the tour. And also that our tours are away from the masses whenever possible. Feedback is the best way to optimize the tours and workshops. Thank you for joining Salamapaja on a tour. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the North. Many greetings, Thomas Owner Salamapaja
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heartofagipsy wrote a review Jul 2019
Muenster, Germany16 contributions5 helpful votes
BEST New Years ever! How fun to celebrate twice, once in Finland followed by a quick jump across the border to Norway, yay for an hour time difference. Sooo glad I opted for the weeklong version of the New Years Getaway. It was just the perfect combination of nightlong aurora
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Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Thomas K, Owner at Salamapaja
Responded Jul 16, 2019
Hello heartofagipsy, thanks for taking time and write about your experience of our tour. I'm very glad to hear you were satisfied with the make-it-a-week option to have a few more chances seeing the lights and found the advice on star trail photography useful. Feedback is the best way to optimize the tours and workshops. Thank you for joining Salamapaja on a tour. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the North. Many greetings, Thomas Owner Salamapaja
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Joana S wrote a review Apr 2019
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We waited 2 days to have the perfect night to see the aurora, but totally worthed it. Thomas gave us the perfect tips to take amazing shots. It was really awesome, Hope to be back next year!
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from Thomas K, Owner at Salamapaja
Responded May 23, 2019
Hello Joana S, thanks for taking time and write about your experience of our tour. I'm very glad to hear that the wait for the right night was worth it and that you captured wonderful photos to take with you. Feedback is the best way to optimize the tours and workshops. Thank you for joining Salamapaja on a tour. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the North. Many greetings, Thomas Owner Salamapaja
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Alfonz M wrote a review Apr 2019
2 contributions
Having been to Iceland to see the lights, and missing them due to weather just increased my desire to find another location. After researching, Finland offered the best chance of both relatively reliable weather and favorable light. We were very fortunate that Thomas is
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from Thomas K, Owner at Salamapaja
Responded Apr 10, 2019
Hello Alfonz_from_NC, thanks for taking time and write about your experience of our tour. I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience during our night out. Feedback is the best way to optimize the tours and workshops. Thank you for joining Salamapaja on a tour. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the North. Many greetings, Thomas Owner Salamapaja
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