Travel Blogs from Helsinki, Finland

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First stop, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

First stop

A travel blog entry by mirranda

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My first stop, after leaving Oulu at midnight the night before, was Helsinki.  I arrived at the train station at around 8:40am and took a bus to the airport where I met Connie to begin our flight to ...

Stop over in Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Stop over in Finland

A travel blog entry by jbaxter

Not much to say. Finland looks pretty cool from the airport, wish we could stay for a few days but oh well. We're all bracing to deal with paying almost 3 or 4 times as much for stuff as we did in China - what a rort. Just the internet here is costing me ...

Christmas Eve, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Christmas Eve

A travel blog entry by carita

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Christmas Eve in Helsinki - we were almost the only ones walking around the city centre and taking photos - there were some Chinese tourists as ...

Aug 18, 2009, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Aug 18, 2009

A travel blog entry by miffyanddougle

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Quiet day before catching the ferry to Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Quiet day before catching the ferry to Finland

A travel blog entry by jcontheroad

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Wandered around Tallinn for a bit, especially the Old Town. After a while they all start to look the same, well they do too me.... I was booked on the 1630 ferry so had some time to kill. There is a large hotel in the middle of Tallinn that was built in ...

Departure & Arrival, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Departure & Arrival

A travel blog entry by loesdeparade

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Hi I have just arrived in Helsinki Airport and the internet is very slooo...ow. I hope it's not a taste of how life is in Thailand. We're all a bit freaking out. It's like one of my companions (aka Tine) said: 'I'm going to die if I have to wait this long ...

Miniloma Helsingissä, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Miniloma Helsingissä

A travel blog entry by jomakah

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Kävin keskiviikkona vapaapäivän vietossa Helsingissä. Ehdittiin paikallisoppaaksi lähteneen Helkan kanssa päivän aikana syödä, nähdä Designmuseon Marimekkoelämää - 60 vuotta väriä, raitaa ja muotoja - näyttely, syödä, suuttua ...

Újra hazafelé / Flying home again, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Újra hazafelé / Flying home again

A travel blog entry by arodin

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... 'g utoljára egy közös reggelit...  Köszönöm, fiúk! Nagyon fogtok otthon hiányozni!! ㅠ.ㅠ Szöul és Helsinki között ismét sok könnyel telt a 8 óra... Búcsúzóul küldöm 박효신 ...

From Tallin to Helsinki by boat, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

From Tallin to Helsinki by boat

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

... for one or two days and chill. The hostel was like a home :-). From Tallin on to Helsinki on a Finnish ferry boat. ------------------------------------------------------------ ------------- NEED HIGH QUALITY PHOTOS OF HELSINKI? ...

Sail Away, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Sail Away

A travel blog entry by simonlant

... for a scandalous 20 quid, and hopped onboard. There are a number of methods of crossing the Baltic between Tallinn and Helsinki ranging from Helicopters to large over night ferries to long slow ferries (3.5 hours) to catamarans (1.5 hours) the quicker ...

Your Sweet 666, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Your Sweet 666

A travel blog entry by am1

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Moi moi from Helsinki, Finland. Host Olympic city from ’52 and the World Design Capital for 2012. What exactly does that mean, well I’m glad you asked. The guide defines design as everything from beautiful or controversial arcitecture to ...

Heaven-sinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Heaven-sinki

A travel blog entry by bleite

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... cidade e do porto, ainda permitia pegar sol de frente por mais tempo do que no chão. Destaque, também, para a Esplanada de Helsinki. Esplanada sem aspas mesmo. Assim como Brasília, eles também têm uma, onde ficam alguns prédios governamentais. Só ...

Crossing the Road, Finnish Style, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Crossing the Road, Finnish Style

A travel blog entry by fishtails04

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Helsinki reflects the character of its residents:  it is clean, modest, subtle, unassuming, stylish and organised.  Litter and graffiti are rare, the main cathedral is tasteful and simple compared with  the gaudy overkill of ...

Hitching from Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hitching from Helsinki

A travel blog entry by gouldy

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... about how we would travel, hitchhiking four hundred kilometers it was going to be. We took a bus and tram to the outskirts of Helsinki and set ourselves up on the number four road north. Four hours later we were in the same spot! Any suggestion about ...

Culture Shock!

Culture Shock! "Don't Smile Back - Be Russian"

A travel blog entry by gallopmonkey

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... we got talking.  As I got off the tram, he called out, "Welcome!  I hope you feel at home in Finland!" Helsinki looks like a decent city, with some of the architecture resembling that in St. Petersburg.  The waterfront is quite nice and ...

Taking it easy..., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Taking it easy...

A travel blog entry by chibisimo

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... amore e gia' mi manca un sacco e assieme a me c'erano anche altri due CS tedeschi...una bella compagnia ;) e anche qui ho prolungato il mio soggiorno di un giorno! Avevo anche voglia di vedere un amico che tornava ad Helsinki solo il sabato ...

Quick stop in Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Quick stop in Helsinki

A travel blog entry by stellarachaella

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... are in easy walking distance of each other. We started were able to see two amazing pieces of architecture in the Uspenski and Helsinki cathedrals as well as the famous "rock church" which is literally carved right out of the rocks. We walked through the ...

Richard Crazy Estonian and arrival in Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Richard Crazy Estonian and arrival in Helsinki

A travel blog entry by benkeats

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... ticket for one-way trip to Tallinn = 250eek,aus$25,13€ the bikes were an additional 80eek. The trip took 3.5 hours. Helsinki...and Jonna, her sister Katija and their father were there with a van to pick us. Some big hellos were exchanged with hugs ...

Helsinki, not impressive but still a lot of fun., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki, not impressive but still a lot of fun.

A travel blog entry by andremaheux

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... . Apres une couple de jours a Helsinki j'ai pris un bateau pour Stockholm. Ca s'est avere etre tout un voyage. J'allais bientot decouvrir le sens de l'expression "Voyager a la suedoise"... Helsinki, tout de meme tres divertissante... ...

More from Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

More from Helsinki

A travel blog entry by worths

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Hi from an underground cafeteria where we have just finished a delightful lunch all the better for being relatively inexpensive. Morning went OK after getting over the disappointment of losing the blog earlier. Have figured out what to do at last to save ...

Jet lagged in Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Jet lagged in Helsinki

A travel blog entry by ilari

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3.12.12 -> Helsinki. Finland. Jet Lag saattaa olla aika koomauttava "ystävä". Viime yönä valvottiin Syksyn kanssa klo 01:00 - 03:00 ja katsottiin Muumeja dvd:ltä. Ensimmäinen kokonainen päivä kotimaassa meni sitten puhelimessa kavereille ja ...

hello from Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

hello from Helsinki

A travel blog entry by worths

OK, back to Tallinn which was a wonderful day out. We wandered on our own, more beautiful weather  took a wee tourist train bouncing along the cobbles of Old Town,could never have walked it all.  Sorry, folks just lost the blog again by not ...

Christmas Day, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Christmas Day

A travel blog entry by carita

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Christmas Day in Helsinki - freezing weather! We went out to take photos, Basty of course a lot more and more often than me. I was freezing and my battery went out. Today people were window-shopping. Lots of new guests came to the hostel. We are getting ...

Lähtö, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Lähtö

A travel blog entry by miiajussi

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Terski vaan vielä tällähetkellä himasta! En nyt ehdi hirveesti kirjoittelemaan, koneen (siis lentokoneen) lähtöön on enään about 6 tuntia ja kaikki tuntuu olevan vielä ihan vaiheessa. Muutta siis; Lähdemme Miian kanssa tänään 5. ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki

A travel blog entry by pauljl74

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To Finland!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

To Finland!

A travel blog entry by victorkubik

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... Schengen border policy. Now, they said, criminals will have the greatest benefit in traversing Europe from Portugal to Finland with no one slowing them down. At Helsinki we took a cab to the train station about two miles away. $16 for taxi with the ...

The World Loves Pamela, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

The World Loves Pamela

A travel blog entry by mkubik

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My flight to Helsinki was fairly uneventful; I only had two observations.  One, our in-flight entertainment included a short-lived sit-com starring Pamela Anderson.  I don't understand why we decide to show the rest of the world our worst ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki

A travel blog entry by rnriggins

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Lions and tigers and bears, oh my, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my

A travel blog entry by samlisa

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... yourselves - face front, don't talk or giggle, and certainly no note passing. The zoo opened in 1889 to educate the Helsinki workers by way of introducing them to animals. The zoo is home to about 30 different endangered species. The zoo is apparently ...

Waiting for spare parts / Auf Ersatzteile warten, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Waiting for spare parts / Auf Ersatzteile warten

A travel blog entry by infiniteroad

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... : Alternator defective! Spare parts since the earliest on Monday or Tuesday. That means take the bus to Helsinki. To be continued… ************************************ Heute früh abgefahren, um dem schlechten Wetter etwas auszuweichen. Fahre auch ...

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