Travel Blogs from Helsinki, Finland

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Architecture in Helsinki..., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Architecture in Helsinki...

A travel blog entry by lewy9715


+ the last supper HOME ...

Helsinki, Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki, Finland

A travel blog entry by dwhite3606


... City! One comment: Bring your money, Helsinki is expensive! Even more than the other EU countries. Highlights in Helsinki include Berlin Bears, a travelling UN sponsored event representing each Country seen on the Senate Square near the ...

Hi Ho Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hi Ho Helsinki

A travel blog entry by clinto_shaza


After the longest flight we'll have to endure on our little trip we arrived in Helsinki. Jet lagged and feeling rather sick we went to bed for the evening at about 4:30-5:00. This turned out to be a pretty silly idea, waking at midnight and then 2am ready ...

So many things I wish you were here to see, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

So many things I wish you were here to see

A travel blog entry by andrewwoods94


... and I was in my element :) I cant wait to start playing when I get home. It was even more exciting was the Helsinki jokerits thrashed some Russian team which is good because apparently Finland hates Russia. Not much other news to report from today. Had a ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by cherylclo


... we disembarked. Firstly we visited the 'Church in the Rock’, which has been cut right into the rock in the centre of Helsinki. We then drove to look at the Sibelius monument set in a park, before being dropped off at the outdoor markets down at ...

F YOU FINNAIR!!!!!!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by nikitaoakden


Weeeeeeeeeeeell, after a long flight (with poor, but bearable service) from hong kong, we finally arrived on Helsinki to a beautiful snow laden runway. We only sat in the terminal for a while (which is extremely small to compare other airports, and ...

Hop-On-Hop off tour of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hop-On-Hop off tour of Helsinki

A travel blog entry by wendypaul


Wendy wasn't feeling well but convinced Paul to take the Hop-on Hop-off bus on his own. There did not appear to be a lot of things to see so I stayed on the bus for a couple of 50 minute circular tours of the city and listened to the earphone ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by rutlander


My first Scandinavian snow! In Finland where I could not understand even a single word or sign. I'll admit I did have one or two thoughts along the lines of 'What the hell am I doing here?', but these were soon replaced by thoughts of 'What have I just ...

Finnair and Weather, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Finnair and Weather

A travel blog entry by gsmhero


Наше путешествие началось 30/го декабря 2009 ...

Crossing to Helsinki on the MS Gabriella, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Crossing to Helsinki on the MS Gabriella

A travel blog entry by suetrevsal


... friendly and engaging.  We returned to our cabins to get ready to disembark as we would soon be arriving in Helsinki.  On reflection, our crossing on the MS Gabriella had been very enjoyable and surprisingly smoother than we expected despite ...

Last days of tour, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Last days of tour

A travel blog entry by raniroo

Today was the last day of the first half of our trip. We headed to Helsinki. At the camp we set up and got ready for closing ceremony. We played our last 2 games, shot put and javelin and then it was time. We closed with another song that we had made ...

Tavastia, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by sandesande

Amorphiksen setti Tavastialla 20.4.2001: 1. Goddess of the sad man 2. Night is over 3. Divinity 4. Tuonela 5. Drifting memories 6. Castaway 7. Greed 8. Crimson wave 9. Summer's end 10. Shatters within11. Better unborn 12. Forever more I ...

Take off - Start, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Take off - Start

A travel blog entry by patricbucher


... und allem. Sieht mir gar nicht ähnlich denn ich mag die Kontrolle. Aber egal, hat alles super geklappt :) Am ersten Abend in Helsinki um die Häuser gezogen. Bier und Perrie Cider! getrunken. Schmeckt super. Super ist auch, dass es um 24h noch recht ...

Startti, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by jussih

... lupaama "samankaltainen".   Jokatapauksessa nyt voi heittää aivon narikkaan ja koneen tarjoamat leffat pöyrimään! Tiedossa ensin 8h tunnin siivu Helsinki-New York, sitten 1h40min vaihto ja 3h loppukiri Miamiin.   Näihin tunnelmiin:  ...

Rest day, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Rest day

A travel blog entry by roberttener


After getting to bed about 5am we slept until about 1230 then slowly made our way out of bed and decided to go for a walk to get some food. We didn't know what we felt like eating so we wandered around until we found some Sunday food markets. There was ...

Last day in Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Last day in Finland

A travel blog entry by roberttener


Had a really nice last day in Helsinki today. We went for a day trip out to Minna's house which was in a town about 35km away called Veikkola. We got out there about 2pm and of course we go lost because the bus driver told us to get off at the stop two ...

Suomi, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by pixiepoodle


... , and had a leisurely breakfast. I took a taxi out to the airport for 9 and checked in. We arrived after a somewhat bumpy ride to Helsinki just before 3pm local time. Helsinki is an hour ahead of where I have been. I shared a taxi with a lady named Klara ...

Finland...hmmmmm....., Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by tom.beccamarty


... that included raccoon, reindeer and bear fur.  Took a tram around the city and located Stockman, the so-called Harrod’s of Finland.  We had a picnic, fed the seagulls, visited more markets and the Church of the Rock.  The harbor is a ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by paparelli


... is a sea fortress built by the Swedes in 1748 as a protection against Russian expansionism. The Russians defeated Helsinki in 1808 and Finland became part of Russia until 1917 when it became independent. There are three connected islands one of ...

Hyvaa syntymapaivaa!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hyvaa syntymapaivaa!

A travel blog entry by jtmckeon

I turned 25 this past Thursday. A quarter-century. Enough said. A bunch of the guys from the team took me out to dinner after practice and it was a good time. Here is a link to a youtube video I didn't realize was being taken while I get sung Happy ...

back on the boat, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

back on the boat

A travel blog entry by lorma


ship: tallink superstar. a lot better than superfast, more shops & bigger ! ...

Doba w Terminalu 2, Helsinki Vantaa, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Doba w Terminalu 2, Helsinki Vantaa

A travel blog entry by fazi


Terminal lotniska Helsinki Vantaa rewelacyjny: wygodne fotele (swietne do spania), "prysznice" w toaletach, bardzo duzo przestrzeni... tylko ceny troszeczke wysokie ale nie glodowalismy. Poznalismy chyba wszystkie zakamarki lotniska, wiemy gdzie sa ...

A Baltic Cruise, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

A Baltic Cruise

A travel blog entry by chrisandjessnz


... so we didn't arrive there til 11. Bought our onward train ticket for  that evening with no problems at all. Everyone in Helsinki seemed to speak excellent English. We didn't see much of Helsinki as we spent the day catching up on stuff - boring ...

First Impressions, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

First Impressions

A travel blog entry by jseitz

... people from such different cultures. Amsterdam was a nice city and I am glad I got to see it before heading to Helsinki, which is significantly different and reminds me more of an American big city than I had expected. Many things have surprised me ...

We leave Levi in a blizzard, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

We leave Levi in a blizzard

A travel blog entry by plspoon


... and we arrived a little late in Helsinki due to the de-icing and snowploughing the runways at each stop. Took the Finnair bus into Helsinki centre. It stops next to the main railway station and then we had about a 15 minute walk to the Hotel Fabian. We ...

5 WEEKS LEFT TO GO TO!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by mameha

FIVE WEEKS LEFT! What I should say now? :) Yeah, I cannot believe that I am going to do it! To carry out an one of my dreams: Go to ...

Surkeaa sadetta, tuulta ja IKEA:n -kasseja, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Surkeaa sadetta, tuulta ja IKEA:n -kasseja

A travel blog entry by narude


Tänään tuli lopulta toisen suuren projektin toimittajavalinnasta tieto. Kaksi viikkoa aikataulusta myöhässä! Olin henkilökohtaisesti laittanut tuon projektin tarjousvaiheeseen todella paljon työtunteja. Esitysmateriaalimme oli kuulemma paras, ...

Day 25, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Day 25

A travel blog entry by peterica


... around Helsinki, and after a rest on a park bench and an ice cream, we took the harbour cruise around the waterways of Helsinki. The same wooded, rocky islands as Stockholm, but not as many houses. Took photos of the many Sauna huts by the waterfront, as ...

The land of Santa!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

The land of Santa!

A travel blog entry by fosters4


... !  Fur coats are a very common sight, and sold very openly in the shops and markets all around - quite surprised by this. Helsinki is an interesting city with a population of about 1 million. It has a huge open air icerink in the central town square ...

Pre-departure, Helsinki, Finland travel blog


A travel blog entry by kirstenknight


... hoodies to keep warm!! Things I am most looking forward to/ hoping to do: Go skiing- (I have never been before!) Explore Helsinki Go to Lapland See the Northern Lights Maybe go to St Petersburg Meet up with a friend in Sweden But most ...

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