The 100 years old traditional stockhouse in a little village in the archipelago of Maxmo in Vöyri. The closest shop is about 10 km. The atmosphere is calm and quiet in the village. The place is 10 km from the local center and 40 km from the city center of Vaasa, the capital of the Pohjanmaa/Österbotten county. The region is about 50:50 bilingual finnish-swedish speaking. Lots of people speak both languages. English is a common foreign language. You get by with english very well.