Skimbaco Lifestyle by Katja Presnal

Interview with Instagram-sensation Konsta Punkka, the Squirrel Whisperer from Finland

Interview with the Instagram-famous squirrel whisperer Konsta Punkka

It was a sunny September morning in Helsinki, Finland, and my two girls and I were desperately trying to find the correct bus stop, where to take the bus outside the city to meet with…

Orange List: Hot Costume and Party Halloween Trends for 2014

Wizard of Oz

Sponsored content. BuyCostumes.com has revealed the “Orange List”, featuring this Halloween season’s top 10 hottest costumes, and top 10 party themes and treats. Check out the hottest costumes this year and how to be trendy…

6 Life Lessons from Spending 2 days Filming a Reality TV Show

Partiomestari TV show in Finland

Around a month ago I spent a weekend in Finland participating in the shooting of the Partiomestari reality TV show, in which the girl and boy scouts compete in teams against each others in action-packed…

IKEA Launches 2015 Catalog with a Parody Video

Experience the power of a bookbook™  - IKEA catalog ad 2015

The IKEA 2015 catalog has gotten my attention. I can’t help it. I don’t even know which continent we will live in January, but I sure hope I will live within two hour drive from…

Orange Tuesday for Halloween Shopping

orange tuesday - it's like Black Friday for Halloween costumes!

Sponsored content. Have you heard of Orange Tuesday, yet? Orange Tuesday is for Halloween, what Black Friday is for Christmas. Orange Tuesday, the day after Labor Day, is when it’s time to start thinking fall…

When you look – there is inspiration all around you!

happy place

Where do you see inspiration? Take a photo and tag with #skimbaco on Instagram to share with others and be featured in a future blog post. We all know that travel opens your heart and…

Halfway there – Satu has already biked half of the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland! (watch the video)

wild atlantic way

Skimbaco Lifestyle is the main media partner for Ride Wild 2014, as what could better encapsulate this whole adventure than Skimbaco’s motto “Live life to the fullest”! Have you been following Satu’s #RideWild2014, the 2500-kilometer…

Live life to the fullest: Shake it Off

Taylor Swift: shake it off

Shake it off Taylor Swift just released the perfect song to get you pumped up, and to remember to shake it off when people treat you badly, or even when you just had a bad…

Two moms, 1500 miles of Ireland’s coast – #RideWild2014 bike tour is now on!

Biking the Wild Atlantic Way 2500km of Ireland's coast is now ON!

Jumping out of joy, four days of biking along the Wild Atlantic Way behind and legs are still working! Exciting day ahead with high cliffs and spectacular views to come… “ greets Skimbaco Team member…

6 Amazing Travelers to Follow on Instagram (that you might never have heard of before)

6 amazing INSTAGRAM travel accounts you have never heard of before

I always say, shared joy is a doubled joy. Maybe that’s why I like Instagram so much, I love following the small moments people enjoy and share of their everyday life, and I love seeing…