Northern lights, Aurora Borealis, fire of the sky or the burning of the North. This northern, natural light display has as many names as there are legends of its birth. From the scientific view point the northern lights are a result of disturbances in the magnetosphere caused by solar wind. Finland, and especially Lapland is a favorable place to spot the northern lights, which may occur up to every other night.
However, oftentimes the phenomenon remains unseen. In that case a substitutive experience can be found from the northern light selection of Piece of Lapland. One can find peace of mind and comfort by drinking coffee from a northern light -cup, looking at the photo of the northern lights on the wall or wrapping oneself under a northern light -blanket.