At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife's weight in beer.
From the Middle Ages up to 1809,
There are tuition-free Universities in Finland, Austria, Norway, Germany, and Sweden with careers in English for international students.
Ikea names sofas, coffee tables and bookshelves after places in Sweden; beds, wardrobes and hall furniture after places in Norway; carpets after places in Denmark and dining tables and chairs after places in Finland.
In Finland, slot machines are monopolized by a non-profit company that gives all its earnings to charity.
Swedish is also an official language