The goal of our project is the better cultural understanding. This is a topic that has always been important, but at the moment and in future it is even more important. Culture has almost endless definitions and none of them is wrong. We wanted to know how people define culture. SciCruise gave us a great […]

Platonin akatemia is Finnish event for science, philosophy, and arts. It was named after very famous Platonic Academy. Platonin akatemia is an annual event which is located in Tuusula and Järvenpää and it is in April or May. It is organized by Tapio Turpeinen and Platonin Akatemian supporters club. We had a great chance to […]

When we were visiting the University of Turku, we got an invitation to the SciCruise. It’s cruise between Turku and Stockholm. SciCruise offers interesting coverage of science, technology and environment workshops, exhibitions, lectures, and competitions. The target audience is Swedish and Finnish students, families with children and teachers. The age range on the cruise is quite big. I […]

All good things come to an end. It was true once again. We had packed our luggage already on Friday because our bus left seven o’clock in the morning. We were determined to stay awake the whole night because it was our last night in Japan and we wanted to make most out of it. Oskari and […]

Today we woke up at seven o’clock and we dressed up quickly. After that we went to a cafe that is near to our hotel and ate a maybe the best breakfast that we have had in Japan. Next we took to the bullet train to Japan’s capital of culture Kyoto. When we arrived to […]

On this day we woke up at 7 am because we had a really interesting day ahead. We were going to have our school meeting at intercultural institute of Japan. Even before the meeting we could see the excitement coming from us and the school. We headed to Nagoya station from where our train left […]