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Welcome to Helsinki, part 2

Welcome to Helsinki, part 2

We hope that you found the first part of Welcome to Helsinki useful and will use some while planning your holiday to Finland. In continue to it, we decide to prepared some more information about the city. 1) Helsinki’s travel info office is situated at Pohjoisesplanadi 19 and it’s open every day from 9.00 till 18.00. From there you can get for free different maps and info brochures. There are also couple computers with internet connection that you are free…

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Welcome to Helsinki, part 1

Welcome to Helsinki, part 1

You haven’t been to Finland yet and now you’re planning your first trip to the Finnish capital, Helsinki? That’s a great decision! Tervetuloa!, which mean welcome in our beautiful language :). Even though Helsinki is a capital, it is a very compact city. It’s easy to navigate in and very welcoming for his guests. Most of the sights are situated near the center, so even if you have only one day(better more of course) trip it’s good time to get…

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Walk in Helsinki

Walk in Helsinki

Quite often you end up underrating the city where you’re living in, this have happened to us with Helsinki. When you live in some location, place seems so familiar that you just don’t notice its beauty. We decide that we’ll need to start walking in our city’s streets more and keep our eyes open a little bit more than normally 🙂 This Saturday weather was promising on most parts of the day. As it has been a while since we…

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First snow of the year

First snow of the year

First snow of the year is finally here. Do you like  snow?  I do and will explain you why.. Yes, yes,  there is no such thing as a bad weather, there is not a bad season of the year. But honestly, i do not like the second part of Autumn in Finland. Just simply because it’s getting too dark too soon. But when the first snow is covering streets and the darkness starts to disappear you just feel more alive….

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Hotel Sveitsi

Hotel Sveitsi

In city called Hyvinkää, which is situated about sixty kilometers from Helsinki, is opening a newly renovated hotel, Sveitsi. The hotel is named after the area it is located in, which is the Finnish translation from Switzerland.  We decide to go “test sleep” it and went to one of Finnish Switzerland’s. The actual idea for the visit came after we saw a good deal in https://offerilla.com/tuote/spahotel-sveitsi/. Renovation of the hotel is not fully done yet, so it explains the cheaper…

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