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[[File:Yhdystie_9695.jpg|right|thumb|350px|Typical road in northern Lapland. Connecting road 9695 in [[Sodankylä]], [[Finland]].]]'''Lapland''' is a northern region divided between several countries:
 
[[File:Yhdystie_9695.jpg|right|thumb|350px|Typical road in northern Lapland. Connecting road 9695 in [[Sodankylä]], [[Finland]].]]'''Lapland''' is a northern region divided between several countries:
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In all countries Lapland is brilliant for hiking and [[wild camping]].
  
 
===[[Finland]]===
 
===[[Finland]]===
 
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* Finnish Lapland - A province in [[Finland]] ("Lappi" in Finnish).
* [[Finnish Lapland]] - A province in [[Finland]].
 
  
 
===[[Russia]]===
 
===[[Russia]]===
 
 
* Russian Lapland - A rare term for [[Murmansk Oblast]].
 
* Russian Lapland - A rare term for [[Murmansk Oblast]].
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* Laplandija, a natural reserve in Murmansk Oblast.
  
 
===[[Norway]]===
 
===[[Norway]]===
 
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* Lapland (Norway) - a sporadic marketing term for Northern [[Norway]] and especially the county of Finnmark.
* Lapland (Norway) - A term for [[Northern Norway]].
 
  
 
===[[Sweden]]===
 
===[[Sweden]]===
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* Lapland - A province in [[Sweden]], divided between Norrbotten County and Västerbotten County.
  
* Lapland - A province in [[Sweden]], divided between [[Norrbotten County]] and [[Västerbotten County]].
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==Other uses==
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* [[Sápmi (area)]], the entire cultural region inhabited by the Sami people minority in northern [[Europe]], sometimes erroneously referred to as Lapland.
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* [[Lapland, Indiana]], a small town in the [[United States of America|United States]]
  
 
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[[Hitch:Lappland]]

Revision as of 19:26, 22 December 2014

Typical road in northern Lapland. Connecting road 9695 in Sodankylä, Finland.

Lapland is a northern region divided between several countries:

In all countries Lapland is brilliant for hiking and wild camping.

Finland

  • Finnish Lapland - A province in Finland ("Lappi" in Finnish).

Russia

  • Russian Lapland - A rare term for Murmansk Oblast.
  • Laplandija, a natural reserve in Murmansk Oblast.

Norway

  • Lapland (Norway) - a sporadic marketing term for Northern Norway and especially the county of Finnmark.

Sweden

  • Lapland - A province in Sweden, divided between Norrbotten County and Västerbotten County.

Other uses