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Visiting Santa Claus in Rovaniemi, Lapland

Visitors stand outside Santa Claus’ office at Santa Claus’ Village on the Arctic Circle near Rovaniemi, Finland. At Santa Claus’ Lapland home in Finland, his helpers sort out piles of letters from around the world, each detailing children’s requests for this Christmas.
Today we go on a trip to the village of Santa Claus, look at his office, and not only.

1. Santa Claus Village is located near the town of Rovaniemi in Lapland Province. Here visitors are greeted by the bartender. A good start. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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2. Traditionally, it is believed that Santa Claus was born in Lapland. Santa Claus Village is considered to be directly the residence of Santa Claus, and therefore is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Finland.

And here he is, at his residence, communicating with children to come to him, 15 December 2016. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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3. In the village of Santa Claus has hotel rooms look the part. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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4. The office of Santa Claus on the wall of blame especially valuable letters. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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5. Santa Claus, Lapland, 15 December 2016. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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6. Santa’s helpers in his office rake tons of emails from around the world. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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7. The boss has more important things to do. For example, to pose for a photograph … (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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8. Perform a photo shoot and personally take a few letters … (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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9. The train on a sled … (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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10. And to pose again … (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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11. In short, Santa Claus Day saturated. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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12. Letters to Santa Claus, waiting for an answer. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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13. By the way, is in the village of Santa Claus and his restaurant. (Photo by Pawel Kopczynski | Reuters):

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14. The main office and the residence of Santa Claus December 15, 2016. By the way, in Finland it is called Joulupukki.

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