Explore Lappeenranta through our blog posts!
Students from Lappeenranta Universities write about their experiences and local events.
Hello stranger! I am Veronica Kontopoulou, an International Baccalaureate graduate and a proud (summer) resident of Lappeenranta. I am currently a politics and journalism student in Scotland, and share both a Greek and Finnish background. Spending summers in this serene hometown of mine, Lappeenranta, is truly enjoyable; my content might reveal you why.
Into The Wild
Good day to all. My name is Aleksei. I am currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree at Saimaa University of Applied Sciences here in Lappeenranta. I have been living and discovering the city for three years now, and it never ceases to amaze. Besides the well-known quality shopping, there’s so much more to life in Lappeenranta. Let me just show you.
Bicycle trip Lappeenranta – Taipalsaari
Hi everyone! My name is Darius Rahman and I work at Lappeenranta's tourist information. You can find me at the Sandcastle. I'm 18 years old and I'm an International Baccalaureate graduate. I'm half Finnish and half Bangladeshi, and I've lived in Lappeenranta for 9 years.
Summer Time SUP-Boarding
Hello everybody, my name is Zheng Zhang from China. Now I am full degree student in Lappeenranta University of Technology studying Global Management of Innovation and Technology from 2015 to 2017. My first visiting to Lappeenranta was in 2014 at LUT Summer School for 1 month, and then I was totally falling in love with this one of beautiful and peaceful cities I had ever seen.
The sustainable life in Lappeenranta