Travel Blogs from Helsinki, Finland

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Apr 18, 2009, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Apr 18, 2009

A travel blog entry by rennie-brewers

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Apr 19, 2009, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Apr 19, 2009

A travel blog entry by rennie-brewers

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A day trip to Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

A day trip to Helsinki

A travel blog entry by ziniandlulu

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... park and climbed over some boulders up onto a hill for a great view across the Gulf of Finland.   As our Tallinn-bound ferry left Helsinki, we skirted around the famous fortress island of Suomenlinna. This maritime fortress was built in the 1770s ...

Helsinki Zoo, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki Zoo

A travel blog entry by jhumffray

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Took ferry to zoo. Had great morning with beautiful weather watching bears, lion, tiger, bison. Returned to mainland and had final meal (Lapland salmon soup) at the market before heading to airport. Flight was short, about 1 hour 20, to Warsaw. Took bus ...

Helsinki First Impressions, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki First Impressions

A travel blog entry by lunyun

... cars from speeding. That, added with aesthetically-pleasing plazas and green parks scattered throughout the city give Helsinki a comfortable, friendly, and peaceful atmosphere.  - The English. Finnish people are pretty well educated, especially in ...

Kotona!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Kotona!

A travel blog entry by jussih

Kotiovi aukesi vähän yli puolenyön jälkeen ja ulko- ja välioven välissä oli vastassa kahden viikon hesarit, jonka tilaus unohdettiin keskeyttää. Sen verran aikaero vaivaa että herätys ilman kelloa 05:30 ja töissä seiskalta. Mahtava reissu ...

Suerasaari Island, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Suerasaari Island

A travel blog entry by louielou

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31 March 2013 We had a bit of a sleep in Juulia's parents place (they were away in Spain) then headed back into Helsinki. After dropping our stuff we caught the bus on to Suerasaari island, which was meant to be full of squirrels. Unfortunately they must ...

Day 9 A great day in Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Day 9 A great day in Helsinki

A travel blog entry by hethncol

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... . Following Rick Steves instructions we bought a day ticket and caught tram No.9 into the main train station.  Helsinki is the capital of Finland, situated on a peninsula on the southern coast, overlooking the the Gulf of Finland. Surrounded by water ...

gogogo, catch a plane to Rovaniemi, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

gogogo, catch a plane to Rovaniemi

A travel blog entry by elien

we arrive in Helsinki with the plane, just some time is left to watch the tax-free shops, then we go again off to Rovaniemi ...

The Fisherman Is Not Your Friend, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

The Fisherman Is Not Your Friend

A travel blog entry by jtmckeon

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... restaurant place.   Note on restaurants: Finnish people don't eat Finnish food. American restaurants dominate downtown Helsinki. Two of the most popular downtown chain are named Texas and Colorado. ...

Afternoon in Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Afternoon in Helsinki

A travel blog entry by elpinoine

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... knife blade on these were wide! Anyways, we'll find some place with real Finnish food during our stay. Elk or rain deer or something like it, most probably After dinner we went back to the hotel to relax and plan what to see during our stay in ...

i0k9'èpl, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

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A travel blog entry by roccodemaio

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Helsinki... going to Andrey for 1 night..., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki... going to Andrey for 1 night...

A travel blog entry by nured

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Goog weather, no snow... ) ...

På väg!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

På väg!

A travel blog entry by engdahlsson

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Nu sitter vi på Landvetter och är incheckade och säkerhetskontrollerade. Allt gick utan problem! I morse när vi vaknade hade det kommit en riktig köldknäpp och även om det inte var så illa som vi fick höra att ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki

A travel blog entry by nicolewang

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Back to Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Back to Helsinki

A travel blog entry by missyjoymel

Just a stop over in Helsinki cause we're going to take a cruise to Sweden tomorrow!  I'm really excited.  We took this night in town as an opportunity to go downtown and drink some wine with Pauliina's friends.  I had a good time, but I got ...

Leaving tomorrow, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Leaving tomorrow

A travel blog entry by helenaeric

This is our first blog ever so we'll start by trial and error. One idea is to write a bilingual blog - not sure of how i'll work out. Anyway, now we are all set and we managed to fit all items into our two suitcases. Tomorrow afternoon is departure time. ...

A real live sauna, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

A real live sauna

A travel blog entry by starlagurl

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We arrived in the morning to the most awesome city I have ever seen. Other people describe Helsinki as a mini St. Petersburg and I agree. There are sweeping broad avenues and huge public squares. The Russian influence is everywhere. Sigh. We walked around ...

Aug 20, 2010, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Aug 20, 2010

A travel blog entry by kenee

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Sculpture Eila Hiltunen, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Sculpture Eila Hiltunen

A travel blog entry by brandonmathews

... in Finland , the sky is blue the birds are chirping. Just can't hear them through the triple glassed windows. Today I head to Helsinki because tomorrow we are going to Tallinn by ship for two days. Klaus and Tuuli are coming in the morning at about seven ...

Walk around the city, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Walk around the city

A travel blog entry by steveandkat

... glad we went to Espo because it was very beautiful; lots of trees and lakes. After another hour or so we arrived back in Helsinki and went off to the main shopping district. We couldn't find any stores to fix Steve's glasses because they were all closed ...

Stockholm to Helsinki trip by the sea, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Stockholm to Helsinki trip by the sea

A travel blog entry by cacao

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夜22時まで明るい夏の北欧。 ...

Hello Helsinki!!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hello Helsinki!!

A travel blog entry by jpearson

Arrived in the finnish capital this morning around 10am local time. We are now a full 9 hours ahead of Saskatoon time. First priority was to purchase our bus tickets into Russia. Thankfully the bus was mostly empty and we will be able to get into st ...

Churches and Sapas (Finnish tapas), Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Churches and Sapas (Finnish tapas)

A travel blog entry by jpearson

Today met up with a friend we met in Stockholm. We spent the day wander around, Helsinki is such a walkable city!! Got to the Sibelius monument, something I've been wanting to see for years!, the rock church (said to have perfect acoustics!), walked along ...

A month in Finland, Helsinki, Joenssu, Finland travel blog

A month in Finland

A travel blog entry by kirstentravels

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... just 3 weeks in Tirana (when all the wedding activities had happened), my chance to cool off in Finland arrived very quickly and I flew out to Helsinki on the 10th of August, starting my coaching course the following day.   This coaching ...

Jun 27, 2013, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Jun 27, 2013

A travel blog entry by tommywhalen

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Lay Day, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Lay Day

A travel blog entry by gregd999

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A lay-day in anticipation of a rather frenetic one tomorrow. Rolled out of bed late, and wandered down to the Helsinki City Museum for a wander through. It was interesting, but the only thing they could think of to mention since the end of the second ...

My Christmas Trip Around Europe, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

My Christmas Trip Around Europe

A travel blog entry by morgan749

... rink and we went ice skating there. We had a lot of fun ice skating and we really enjoyed ourselves. We had a great day in Helsinki today and we really enjoyed ourselves but we had to go and catch an overnight ferry again back to Sweden and we are really ...

Trip begins!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Trip begins!

A travel blog entry by tonkin

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Hey made it to Helsinki. Sun doesn't completely set until 2200. Most queer thing I've ever seen, everyone still out like it was 1700. Hoping to go to the harbour and see the suomenlinna castle. Can't remember what it's called. Then I will go to the ...

Helsinki & a ride in a Russian ambulance, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki & a ride in a Russian ambulance

A travel blog entry by chrissyfaulks

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... Anyhoo, on with the adventure, as I type a bit slower with my left hand. From Munich we flew to Copenhagen, and then to Helsinki, Finland. We arrived in Helsinki in the afternoon where we immediately hung out in the Macca's and bummed off their free ...

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