A (cold) room with a view

 The Aurorea Borealis

If you’ve never had the chance to experience the Aurora Borealis, if you’re willing to include a trip to the frozen wilderness, the Hotel Kalslauttanen will be a light in the dark (literally). 

 

The ice hotel presents an amazing panorama of winter's spectacle

The ice hotel presents an amazing panorama of winter's spectacle

The Hotel & Igloo Village Kakslauttanen in Finland’s famed Lapland has 21 first-class igloo-like cabins. Its igloos could be mistaken for snow but are instead transparent glass fashioned to look like clear transparent ice but designed to keep heat in for a cozy stay.

 

Imagine being snug in the warmth of your igloo surrounded by nature

Imagine being snug in the warmth of your igloo surrounded by nature

The domed igloos present an amazing panorama of the night sky minus any city lights to detract from the majestic views. The Igloo Village offers a glass tepee for parties under the northern lights, a snow chapel for services, and a stylish ice lounge, 

 

The hotel's Ice Lounge - a James Bond moment anyone?

The hotel's Ice Lounge - a James Bond moment anyone?

 

 

With such amazing natural splendor all around, sure makes me wish I could be there to enjoy New Year’s!

 

 

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