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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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Grossarl

Grossarl

Grossarl, a small beautiful town situated about 70 kilometers from Salzburg, surrounded by mountain peaks of Austria’s biggest National Park High Tauern (original name Hohe Tauern). Have you heard of it? We hadn’t until last summer.   We had four days off work and free summer days shouldn’t be wasted.  We already knew that Austria has a lot of beautiful locations to offer. We also wanted to travel on budget, so we just went to Booking and chose the apartment…

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Grüß gott, Glingspitze!

Grüß gott, Glingspitze!

We’re keeping our promises, and about a month after we got home from our second Austria visit we started to plan the next “Nemventure”. This time our visit here was part of a longer road trip through total of 4 countries. During the three weeks we drove roughly 3500 kilometers and walked over 250 kilometers.  One of the highlights of this trip was re-visiting the beautiful Tappenkarsee and getting up to Glingspitze. On the fifth day of our journey we…

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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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