Kaukokaipuu is a Finnish word that can loosely be translated as ‘being homesick for a place that you haven’t been to.’
It comes from:
kauko – faraway
kaipuu – yearning
Do you know this feeling of wanting to be far away in a special place?
What’s your Kaukokaipuu? How does it feel being there?
Describe how you feel being in this place? Make it real with your experience.
Take your five minutes to get in touch with your very own Kaukokaipuu and write down or draw how it makes you feel.
Or just connect with feeling this place that’s somewhere inside of you.