How to see Santa in Lapland (without spending a fortune)

A trip to Lapland can cost the earth, but with these tips it doesn't have to, writes Nicola Brady

Santa Claus in his official hometown of Rovaniemi

Nicola Brady

There’s no question that seeing Santa in his natural habitat makes for the holiday of a lifetime. But it can also come with a hefty price tag – a family of four can easily spend the guts of five grand on a three-night holiday.