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Meet theFinns in Finland

Cosy Finland’s media events and milestones


Have a look what Chad Mann from USA  and his multicultural team shoots about Cosy Finland as a company.  Local feed by Michael Stathopoulos  


Finnish Education System

Since 2006 Japanese and US teachers among the others have regularly visited the Cosy Finland's homes, theme educational matters. Still ongoing

  • Focus: Finnish Education 

Media Events year by year

2018  South Korean TV company SBS  shoots a documentary in Eurajoki

  • Focus: Finnish Lifestyle

2018  Journalists from Japan representing magazines and newspapers: Mart Magazine, Hobunsha, Nikkei Style, LEE Magazine and Tokyo Shimbun visiting a Finnish home in Vantaa.

  • Focus: Baking and preparing sauna-sausage

2018 South Korean TV company KBS – Korean Broadcasting System shoots a documentary in a Cosy host´s home in Helsinki.

  • Focus: Finnish Taxation System

2018 South Korean TV Taegu Broadcasting Co shoots a documentary in a Cosy host´s home in Eurajoki.

  • Focus: Nuclear power

2017 Japanese journalists make a release of wild berries and baking in a Cosy host´s home in Espoo.

  • Focus: Finnish Food/forest berries

2017 Reporter from Switzerland becomes familiar with Finnish Lifestyle.

  • Focus: Finnish Lifestyle

2017 Authentic Culture Experience status given to Cosy Home Dinners in January 2017, Visit Finland

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2017 South Korean TV Channel JTBC shoots a design reportage in Vantaa. Acting Ms Han Hye-jin, a famous South Korean actress.

  • Focus: Finnish Design

2015 Helsingin Sanomat – the main newspaper, an article about Cosy Finland’s home dinners “Tervetuloa Suomi-kotiin!  on 26. April 2015.  

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2015 Hungry for Finland – Finnish food tourism competition in May 2015 – Cosy Finland one of the 14 semifinalists.

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2014 Japanese blogger visits Lieksa to find out how to bake "rönttönen" a local pie.

  • Focus: Finnish Food/baking

2013 South Korean, SBS TV broadcasted the Finnish family life in one our homes in February and  the Finns using rye bread in nutrition in March 2013.

  • Focus: Finnish Food/rye bread

2013 German TV-channel shoots about the Finnish midsummer habits in one of our host´s summer house in June 2013.

  • Focus: Finnish Midsummer habits

2013 Magazine from Germany describes the Cosy Finnish Mölkky Evening (a Finnish throwing game) in July 2013

  • Focus: Finnish outdoor game - Mölkky

2013 Eight Japanese bloggers visit in  Cosy Finland's hosting homes during autumn 2013

  • Focus: Finnish Lifestyle

2013 Chinese Special Interest Group visits in one of our hosting homes, theme mentally retarded person’s education in Finland in June 2013.

  • Focus: Finnish Education

2012 French TV Channel TF-1 broadcasted Christmas preparations in one of Cosy Finland´s hosting homes in December 2012

  • Focus: Finnish Chrismas

2011 YLE TV, Finland broadcasted a Cosy Finnish Evening in the evening news in August 2011. In the event two couple’s from USA are visiting a host couple in Kerava near Helsinki.

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2011 YLE Morning TV, the owner of Cosy Finland and one of the hosts interviewed in August 2011

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2010 Cosy Finnish Sauna Evening as a nominee in Best of Helsinki 2010

  • Focus: Finnish Sauna

2009 Media event in a Finnish home - by Channel TV2, Hungary in September 2009
Focus: Cross cultural event - Finnish Sauna and Hungarian Food

2008 MTV3/Finland broadcasted a special interest visit in a Finnish home in April 2008

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2008 Over 40 press articles in national and international media and several radio interviews concerning the new Cosy Finland concept in 2008

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2008 Cosy Like-a-Local Evening as a nominee in Best of Helsinki 2008

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners

2006 YLE TV, the Finland's national public service broadcasting company broadcasted the visit of Australian free time traveler in August 2006

  • Focus: Cosy Finland Home Dinners